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Brooklyn Leichtnam-Welchlin

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Brooklyn completed her Master of Science Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Brooklyn is pre-licensed and is supervised as she works towards her Licensed Practicing Clinical Counselor (LPCC) license in Minnesota.

Brooklyn enjoys working with individuals, couples, families, and teens and has experience working with teens with behavioral problems, adults with high acuity mental illness such as Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder, and Borderline Personality Disorder, as well as young children with learning disabilities. She uses an approach that ideally includes the entire family system. She believes the client and counselor are equal partners collaborating on their mental health journey in better understanding themselves and their world around them. She believes change is possible when a client becomes aware, is motivated, and has hope in their present and future. Brooklyn works with clients on a variety of issues, her more specific areas of interest are:

  • Crisis & Trauma, including abuse, PTSD, and Self Harm 
  • ADHD 
  • Grief and Loss 
  • Blended Families 
  • Anxiety & Depression 
  • Addiction 
  • Faith Based Counseling 
  • Communication & Problem Solving 
  • Emotion Coping/Self-Regulation 
  • Eating Disorders 
  • Personality Disorders 
  • Family & Couples Counseling 

Licensure, Certifications, Affiliations, and Evidence Based Practice Specialties

  • Member of the American Psychological Association (APA) 
  • Pre-Licensed LPCC 

Brooklyn has over 4 years of experience working in the mental health field with various populations of children, adolescents, teens, adults and their families. What can you expect in therapy? Therapy is meant to be a safe space to learn more about who you are as a person and look deeper into why you are the way you are. It is a collaborative experience where a special relationship is formed between the counselor and client. Brooklyn feels privileged to be a part of your healing and the sharing of your stories. Brooklyn aims to guide you on becoming a happier and healthier version of yourself.

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