Counseling in Laramie, WY. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Affordable therapists near you in Laramie, Wyoming will help you make the changes you want.


Tamera Fernando, M.A., AT, LPCC

Tamera Fernando, M.A., AT, LPCC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Tamera Fernando believes that we all have the ability to restructure our perspective and thought processes, and therefore, restructure our foundation.

Katherine Fijman, M.Ed., Ed.S., NCC, LPCC

Katherine Fijman, M.Ed., Ed.S., NCC, LPCC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Asking for help can be scary and intimidating, but it is the first step in creating a life that we want to live. Katherine Fijman believes that everyone has the strength, courage, and ability to make their life better.

Stephanie Kirchgessner, M.S., LPCC

Stephanie Kirchgessner, M.S., LPCC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Stephanie Kirchgessner views the individual as capable of coping with life’s demands and difficulties while attending to personal growth and relationships. Clients are the experts of their own lives.

Kelly Otterson, M.A., LPC

Kelly Otterson, M.A., LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

As Ili Rivera Walter once said, “Success as a therapist is not found in doing something for the client, but rather in being someone for the client”. This is Kelly Otterson’s philosophy when it comes to therapy.

Breck Johnston, M.A., MFTC

Breck Johnston, M.A., MFTC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Breck Johnston believes in whole health: mind, body, spirit, and relationships. The optimal life is possible only when all aspects of life are unified and functioning at top performance.

Amber Phipps, M.S., CAT

Amber Phipps, M.S., CAT

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Amber is a native of Northern Colorado and enjoys working with her community. She has spent the past three years working extensively with families and relationships, boundaries, and adjustment to life’s challenges.

Tim Reichner, M.S., NLC

Tim Reichner, M.S., NLC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Tim Reichner understands that each person comes with their own experiences, beliefs, and values; and therefore, each person, each problem, each challenge deserves time, patience, and understanding.

Frank Binder, M.A., LPCC

Frank Binder, M.A., LPCC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Frank Binder’s aim is to help you work through the symptoms and experiences that are preventing you from living up to the potential that you see within yourself.

Sofie Brodsky, M.A., LPCC

Sofie Brodsky, M.A., LPCC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

It takes a lot of courage to ask for help. Sometimes, regardless of family, friends, or other relationships, you just need to talk to someone outside of your circle. Sofie Brodsky has a reverence for the bravery it takes to step into therapy.

Bruce Rumsey, Ph.D., LPC, MAC

Bruce Rumsey, Ph.D., LPC, MAC

LIcensed Professional Counselor, Master Addiction Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

I have over twenty years of experience helping individuals, couples, families, & organizations transition through life challenges. I am a Licensed Professional Counselor and Master Addiction Counselor, certified in Neuro-Linguistic Programming and EMDR.

Olivia Howk, M.A., NCC

Olivia Howk, M.A., NCC

National Certified Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Olivia utilizes various proven therapeutic techniques to empower clients in increasing their awareness and cultivating authenticity, self-worth, and self-acceptance.

Charlotte Stephens, M.S., Ed.S., LPCC

Charlotte Stephens, M.S., Ed.S., LPCC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Charlotte Stephens believes that every person holds within themselves the strength to overcome any adversity. Sometimes, you need a little bit of guidance to find that strength.

Keira Olivas, M.A., LPC, MFTC

Keira Olivas, M.A., LPC, MFTC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

I have extensive professional counseling experience working with individuals, couples, and families. I have specific expertise in couples counseling, child therapy, adolescent issues, premarital and marital issues, depression, anxiety, and trauma.

Katrina Austin, M.A., NCC, LPCC

Katrina Austin, M.A., NCC, LPCC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Katrina Austin believes it is her responsibility as your therapist to be a mirror for you because, after all, you are the master of your own life.

Steph Kiehl, M.S.W., SWC

Steph Kiehl, M.S.W., SWC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Steph believes that every person is the author of their own story. She is passionate about helping her clients become their best selves, and is there to provide a safe, warm, and judgment free space to do so.

Tara Doudy, M.A., LPCC

Tara Doudy, M.A., LPCC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Tara Doudy uses a narrative approach in therapy, meeting her clients with authenticity, compassion, and acceptance in order to empower them to move to a place where they can build their dreams and live a life of meaning and purpose.

Seth Spurgeon, M.A., LPCC

Seth Spurgeon, M.A., LPCC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Discover hope, healing, and solutions in a caring, respectful environment. Seth brings empathy, expertise, and professionalism to the counseling relationship to empower you to build realistic and attainable goals for change. Call today to schedule your free consultation

Rachel Rogers, M.S., LPCC

Rachel Rogers, M.S., LPCC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Rachel Rogers believes we are all a combination of what we are born with, what society lays upon us, and what we pick up ourselves along the way. Sometimes we come to counseling because a clearly significant experience has impacted us and we need perspective or insight.

Elizabeth Sullivan, M.A., LPCC

Elizabeth Sullivan, M.A., LPCC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Libby believes we should not have to endure our struggles alone. With compassion, she offers feedback which leads to growth and insight. Libby has a passion for providing a safe and welcoming space for her clients to experience positive change.

University of Wyoming

Biological Sciences 307, University of Wyoming Dept. 3415, Laramie, Wyoming

The mission of the Psychology Clinic is to provide affordable, quality mental health care to the campus community and area residents. As a training clinic for the Clinical Psychology Doctoral program at the University of Wyoming, all assessments and treatment at The Psychology Clinic are conducted by graduate student therapists under the direct supervision of a licensed clinical psychologist. Therapists specialize in the use of empirically supported treatments that have been developed based on psychological science.


Email: uwpc@uwyo.edu
Fax #: (307) 766-2926

Alicia Summers, M.A., LPCC

Alicia Summers, M.A., LPCC

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

The world is too big for so many people to feel so alone. Alicia Summers believes that each person deserves to have a life filled with growth, and one which ultimately leads to sustained fulfillment, belonging, and happiness.

Foundations Counseling, LLC

Foundations Counseling, LLC

Counseling Organization

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

We believe you have the potential to build a better life. We offer caring, expert assistance in an environment built around personal respect and dignity. Our experienced therapists rely on time-tested and proven techniques to help you find your way.

Chris Berger, M.A., LPC, NCC

Chris Berger, M.A., LPC, NCC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

You are taking the courageous first step in finding help. In counseling, I will help you analyze the areas in your life that are holding you back so you can stop focusing on the problems and start creating solutions. Call 970-227-2770 to schedule your free consultation.

Wade Brandon, M.C., LPC

Wade Brandon, M.C., LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Wade brings warmth, compassion, and acceptance to the therapeutic relationship, coming alongside clients wherever they are in their journey of life. With over 14 years of experience as a counselor, Wade believes healing, growth, and change are achievable for all.

Keli Focht, M.S.W., CAC II

Keli Focht, M.S.W., CAC II

Counselor

In 80536 - Nearby to Laramie.

Keli Focht believes that everyone has what they need to be successful, happy, and fulfilled individuals. It’s just a matter of uncovering the potential.



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Parents and children alike will finally agree on one thing: Laramie is a fantastic place to be. Whether you're staking a claim or just passing through, your whole family will find all manner of entertaining activities here. For a taste of the old west, take a family outing to the Wyoming Territorial Prison Museum, where some of the baddest hombres of all time did their time. Or find just as much excitement at the Wyoming Childrens Museum.1 We won't tell them it's educational if you don't. And when you just want to relax and have fun, try Oasis Mini Golf, with all kinds of arcades and family entertainment. And Undine Park is fun all year round. In the summer, you can have a family picnic, and in the wintertime, lace up the skates and give the ice rink a whirl. Everyone's sure to have a barrel of fun in Laramie.

Mental Health in Laramie

Through the help of many different organizations, Laramie has seen an increase in the awareness people have about mental health and the impact it can have on people's lives. The Wyoming Community Foundation has helped many people come to a better understanding about mental illness, why it is important that they be treated, and what steps can be taken to prevent mental illness from becoming an even larger problem in this area and across the state of Wyoming.2

With the University of Wyoming located in Laramie, there are thousands of college-age residents who often deal with mental health issues, including, but not limited to, alcohol and drug dependency, depression and anxiety. Students at the University of Wyoming can visit the University Counseling Center to receive free mental health care. The Counseling Center offers individual, group and couples counseling, suicide prevention resources, and drug and alcohol treatment. Further information about the UW Counseling Center is available by calling 307-766-2187.3

Current Education

The University of Wyoming offers several mental health related programs for individuals who seek to work as a school counselor, mental health counselor, or in academia. There are two master's degree options and a PhD program as well. The Department of Professional Studies boasts small class sizes and faculty that are highly trained. All of the department's programs seek to build understanding of oneself, provide research-based competencies, and help develop divergent thinking.4 The University's facilities include the Counselor Education Training Clinic, as well as the Rocky Mountain Institute for Play Therapy Studies, which is one of the only U.S. centers for play therapy approved by the Association for Play Therapy.5 To obtain about more information about these programs, call 307-766-5649.


References

1. City Data. (2017). Laramie, WY. Retrieved from http://www.city-data.com/city/Laramie-Wyoming.html.
2. Wyoming Community Foundation. (2017). Wyoming Community Foundation. Retrieved from https://www.wycf.org/.
3. University of Wyoming. (2017). University Counseling Center. Retrieved from http://www.uwyo.edu/ucc/.
4. University of Wyoming. (2017). Department of Professional Studies. Retrieved from http://www.uwyo.edu/profstudies/counseling/.
5. University of Wyoming. (2017). Rocky Mountain Center for Play Therapy Studies. Retrieved from http://www.uwyo.edu/profstudies/counseling/play-therapy.html.

Laramie is located in Albany County, Wyoming. It has a land area of 18.18 square miles and a water area of 0.02 square miles.  The population of Laramie is 32,158 people with 13,179 households and a median annual income of $39,371. .


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Counseling in this region can be difficult to afford for many people without insurance. Most people in Laramie are not able to commit to a weekly therapy session without proper budgeting. The good news is that counselors in Laramie may offer sliding scale fees or low cost options. Insurance may cover your sessions as well. Talk to your therapist to learn more. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Laramie public health department.