Joe Weidenbenner, MA, LPC
Licensed Professional Counselor
Specialties: Trauma, Counseling children, Adolescents, Individuals, Family, Marital, Anger Management and Developmental Disorders.
Joe is a skilled therapist who helps his clients manage and overcome life’s challenges with a gentle, interactive approach. Joe works with individuals of all ages and ethnicities, married and pre-married couples, families, individuals with mental disabilities and specializes in trauma counseling. Joe has actively counseled since 2003, and has received training in several areas including trauma, grief, anxiety and depression. Joe received his BA in Physical Education at the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and he received his MA in Community Counseling at Regent University in Virginia Beach, Virginia. Recently, Joe has been certified in “Brainspotting,” joining a select group of “Certified Brainspotters” across the country and in the State of Wisconsin.
Much of Joe’s experience comes from providing counseling to at-risk youth with depression, anxiety, physical, emotional and sexual abuse, discipline issues, attention deficit disorder, family dysfunction, substance abuse and aggressive behaviors. He has further clinical experience working with adults, group therapy, and cognitive-behavioral therapy through Virginia’s DePaul Hospital geriatric day treatment program.
Joe works from a variety of approaches including Brainspotting, Trauma model, cognitive-behavioral, play therapy and solution-focused therapy, within a faith-based framework. Spiritual and faith concerns are incorporated into the therapy process as needed by the client.
“While counseling, I want you to go beyond tolerable recovery and receive long term, sustainable peace. I’m oriented to identifying traumatic events, allowing you to process and pursue peace to overcome life’s challenges.”
Please call (608) 223-1506 x2 if you wish to contact Joe Weidenbenner. Email should not be used for emergencies or urgent messages.
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