Lindsay holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and Interpersonal Communication from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and a Master’s Degree in Community Mental Health Counseling from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. She is in the process of obtaining her independent licensure in clinical counseling under the supervision of Paula Okorafor, LP. Lindsay has been providing counseling services to children, adolescents, and families in a variety of settings including county agencies, juvenile detention, residential treatment, and in family’s homes for the past five years. Lindsay joined PrairieCare in 2013 working in the hospital setting connecting children and teenagers with mental health treatment services. She has provided group therapy, assessment, and crisis interventions as well as currently overseeing many of the processes within admissions to PrairieCare.
Lindsay takes an integrated approach within the therapeutic relationship through utilizing modalities including CBT, DBT, motivational interviewing, self-psychology, and object relations. Lindsay’s areas of expertise include: work with children/adolescents and therapeutic work within the parent/child relationship.
In her free time, Lindsay enjoys traveling and experiencing new places, connecting with nature, and recharging herself creatively through knitting, quilting, and making pottery.
Master’s Degree: University of Wisconsin, Oshkosh, WI
Bachelor’s Degree: Univeristy of Wisconsin, La Crosse, WI
Licensure: Licensed Professional Counselor (WI)
SPECIAL CLINICAL INTERESTS
Family of origin issues
Children, Adolescents: Yes
Adults: Yes, young adults