Professional Counseling in Lenexa, KS

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Sitka Stueve, LSCSW, LCSW, CCP, CCTP, SAP

Licensed Specialized Clinical Social Worker
Phone & Email:  Connect With Sitka

Within Driving Distance of Lenexa, KS


Life can be difficult...but you are one step closer to new solutions that will empower you to make effective changes! As a Sr. Counselor & Life Coach, I will help you uncover your true potential & lead a life that is worth celebrating in a safe, confidential atmosphere

  • Some of My Specialties:
    Individual
  • Certified Coaching Professional
  • Certified Clinical Trauma Profes
  • Substance Abuse Professional
  • Certified Prepare & Enrich Prof.
  • Depression & Anxiety & PTSD
  • Divorce/Affair Recovery
  • Blended Family Challenges
  • Military Trauma & Transitions

Terri Clinton-Dichiser, MA, JD, LCPC, NCC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
Phone & Email:  Connect With Terri

Within Driving Distance of Lenexa, KS


Terri Clinton Dichiser wants you to Take Charge of your challenging relationship or difficult situation. Together with a meaningful approach we can create the relationship and life you want. We collaborate together to build a plan unique to your situation.

  • Some of My Specialties:
    Individual
  • Individual Therapy
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Divorce Mediation Services
  • Co-Parenting Counseling
  • Divorce Coach
  • Collaborative Divorce

Sara Minges, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor
Phone & Email:  Connect With Sara

Within Driving Distance of Lenexa, KS


I want to inspire my clients to choose happiness over self-criticism, to have the courage to hope and believe things can be different.

  • Some of My Specialties:
    Individual
  • Play Therapy
  • Parent-Child Attachment
  • Co-Parenting
  • ADHD
  • Relationships
  • Self-Harm/Suicidal Ideation

Diane Schmidt, LSCSW

Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker
Phone & Email:  Connect With Diane

Within Driving Distance of Lenexa, KS


Helping women navigate the transitions of life. In our work together, we peel away the layers of shame, guilt or abuse and heal old wounds to reveal the confident woman that you are. You’ll learn key elements of healthy relationships.

  • Some of My Specialties:
    Individual
  • Women's Issues
  • Relational Issues
  • Loss and Grief
  • Guilt And Shame
  • Abuse
  • Life Span Transitions

Debra Neal, LCPC, ICCGC

Professional Counselor
Phone & Email:  Connect With Debra

Within Driving Distance of Lenexa, KS


For help, hope and relief, Call Debra Seasoned professional fosters modest, but significant behavioral change for personal and work life issues. Uses client driven approach and coaching philosophy. Confidential ,convenient, PM's

  • Some of My Specialties:
    Individual
  • Marital And Couples
  • Addictions & Problem Gambling
  • Anxiety And Depression
  • Work Addiction
  • Grief And Loss
  • Life Transition And Change

Alex Ehrsam, M.S., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Connect With Alex

Within Driving Distance of Lenexa, KS


Explore the results you are not getting in your life, and what you can do differently. Alex collaborates with you to uncover the solutions that are inside you. Better relationships with people and generally life itself can be the fruit of this worthy effort

  • Some of My Specialties:
    Individual
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Individual Therapy
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Addiction
  • All Relational Issues

Aaron Mitchum, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor
Phone & Email:  Connect With Aaron

Within Driving Distance of Lenexa, KS


I am a psychotherapist who uses Attachment Theory (the science and psychology of relationships) and Self Psychology (the use of sustained empathy & human development to understand and heal problems) to care for people. I believe in listening, not diagnosing, first.

  • Some of My Specialties:
    Individual
  • Problems With Relationships
  • Trauma
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Teens
  • Couples
  • Grief
  • Self Harm

Afton Strate, M.S., LCMFT

Licensed Clinical Marriage and Family Therapist
Phone & Email:  Connect With Afton

Within Driving Distance of Lenexa, KS


Can you imagine discovering peace in the midst of your most difficult life events? My hope and belief is that at the completion of our time together, you not only reach your goal for coming to therapy, but also find more joy, connection, growth, and purpose in your life

  • Some of My Specialties:
    Individual
  • Couple/Marital Issues
  • Anxiety/Depression
  • Grief Or Loss
  • Pre-Marital Therapy
  • Coping Skills
  • Identity Problems
  • Phase Of Life Issues
  • Infertility

Sherri Jacobs, M.S., LMFT, M.A., ATR

Marriage and Family Therapist, Art Therapist
Phone & Email:  Connect With Sherri

Within Driving Distance of Lenexa, KS


Sherri Jacobs is a marriage and family therapist and art therapist. She is founder of Heartland Art Therapy, located in the InterUrban ArtHouse in downtown Overland Park, Kansas. Sherri blends both disciplines to offer dynamic and transformative sessions for clients.

  • Some of My Specialties:
    Individual
  • anxiety/depression
  • parenting issues
  • couple conflict
  • family conflict
  • dementia/caregiver support
  • life cycle transitions
  • children/adolescent issues
  • trauma-EMDR trained

Jessica Willemsen, MSW, LSCSW, LMAC, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker and Addiction Counselor
Phone & Email:  Connect With Jessica

Within Driving Distance of Lenexa, KS


There is hope. You don't have to stay stuck or go through it alone. I want to offer you a better tomorrow; a new beginning. This is the place for you, without shame or judgment, to find sanctuary and peace, and ​​rekindle your inner strength, courage and wisdom.

  • Some of My Specialties:
    Individual
  • Women and young women
  • Trauma
  • Chemical addictions
  • Depression
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Self Harm and Suicide

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Related Sites:
City of Lenexa
Kansas Behavioral Services Regulatory Board

Therapy Lenexa, KS

Counseling Overland Park, Mission, Leawood, Shawnee, Roeland, Park, Olathe

Located near Kansas City, Lenexa has around 43,000 people, and is part of the Kansas City Metropolitan Area. The city boasts the Great Lenexa Barbeque Battle each June. Lenexa also has an annual Spinach Festival, featuring history from old and new into the festivities, educating those on the history of spinach that was grown by area Belgian farmers and shipped out by rail. There is even a Popeye character available for pictures! The festival also features arts, crafts and a wide variety of foods.1 Lenexa also has an annual Artist Show held at the end of August through the end of September, featuring local artists, with their works being viewed and juried. These are great things to bring the family to visit and experience. Lenexa is known as being the home of Wild Bill Hickok.

Mental Health in Lenexa

Anxiety disorders are among the most common mental health issues in America, and impact nearly 18 percent of the adult population.2 Yet these disorders are highly treatable if the proper support system is in place. The Kansas City Center for Anxiety Treatment offers various support groups for individuals who live with an anxiety disorder. Groups provide information and resources, encouragement, and support for those who suffer from OCD, panic disorders, and other common anxiety-based illnesses. Groups specifically for teens are offered as well. For more detailed information about these groups, call 913-649-8820.3

The Kansas Suicide Prevention Resource Center is dedicated to providing health promotion programs that reduce the incidence of suicide in Kansas. The organization works to integrate prevention and intervention programs into the curriculum at local schools and into the human resources practices of local organizations and businesses. Raising awareness of warning signs and providing the tools and knowledge people need to appropriately respond to a crisis is a key component of the agency's mission. The center also provides specialized resources for groups with specific mental health needs, such as the LGBTQ community, military members, ethnic minorities, and individuals who live in rural areas. For additional information about these services, call 785-840-8493.4

Current Education

Parents who homeschool their children can take advantage of many free teaching resources and materials offered by Midwest Parent Educators. Their library includes dozens of online resources, as well as a list of Kansas City area attractions for educational field trips. Their mentor program pairs parents experienced in homeschooling with parents who have just begun their home-based program. Mentors can offer advice on resources, curriculum development, and schedule preparation, or lend a friendly ear to help solve daily problems. Contact Midwest Parent Educators at 913-599-0311 for further details.5


References

1. City of Lenexa. (2014). Spinach Festival. Retrieved from http://www.lenexa.com/parks/festivals_spinach.html
2. Anxiety and Depression Association of America. (2014). Facts and Statistics. Retrieved from http://www.adaa.org/about-adaa/press-room/facts-statistics
3. Kansas City Center for Anxiety Treatment. (2013). Groups. Retrieved from http://kcanxiety.com/groups/
4. Kansas Suicide Prevention Resource Center. (2013). Homepage. Retrieved from http://www.kansassuicideprevention.org/index.html
5. Midwest Parent Educators. (2011). Resources. Retrieved from http://midwesthomeschoolers.org/articles/

Welcome to our network of mental health practitioners and therapists in Lenexa. Our greatest desire at Theravive is that you would find the right qualified help.  Our professionals offer many forms of therapy such as overcoming depression, life coaching, anger management, and marriage counseling. Counselors in Lenexa and credentialed psychotherapists are ready to help.

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