Brenda_Arnold_LargeBrenda Arnold, NCC, LPCC, CWWS

Therapist

EDUCATION

Master’s Degree: St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, MN
Licensure: National Certified Counselor, Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, Certified Workplace Wellness Specialist

As a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, Brenda combines a wellness approach to counseling with a narrative and a strength based emphasis.  Brenda is a Certified Worksite Wellness Specialist, as well as has a background in complimentary and integrative therapy.  She understands the importance of incorporating art, play, music, mindfulness and relaxation techniques to encourage growth, particularly when working with children.   Brenda has worked with children, adolescents and families and is passionate about helping them develop insight, as well as assisting them on their journey to change.  She also enjoys facilitating groups that support children with common childhood challenges such as, social skills, anxiety and bullying.

 Additionally, Brenda specializes in walking clients through difficult transitions, such as mid-life, divorce, death of a loved one, as well as the process of healing from illness or injury.  She is committed to providing an opportunity for healing and growth in a safe, supportive, non-judgmental environment.


SPECIAL CLINICAL INTERESTS

Couples counseling
Depression
Anxiety
Bullying,
Social skills
Life transitions
Grief and Loss
Those dealing with illness/injury
ADHD
Communication disorders
Trauma
Attachment
Adjustment disorder

Additional Info

Children: Yes, ages 6 and older
Adolescents: Yes
Adults: yes