Janet Wilson, MA, LCPC

Janet Wilson, MA, LCPC

Janet is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor in Kansas, and has worked in private practice setting providing counseling for over 15 years, where she has experience with play therapy, teen counseling, as well as adult and family therapy.  She specializes in helping those struggling with grief and loss, mood disorders, stressful workplace environments, parenting, family communication, or personal relationship issues.  Additionally, she has extensive experience helping individuals with disordered eating including bulimia, compulsive overeating, and Binge Eating disorder.  She works with clients considering bariatric weight loss surgery, and post-surgery recovery periods.  In addition to her private practice, Janet has specialized experience with high risk teen counseling, as well as parent counseling to support healing and recovery.  Of importance is the parenting classes and the restoration of the family relationships.  She believes in a client-centered approach to healing.  Her eclectic style utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, mindfulness, acceptance and commitment therapy, boundary setting, Christian Counseling, family system dynamics, and core identity development exploration.

After a successful career writing and producing radio and television for 10 years, she became a full-time mother, and returned to school receiving her master’s degree in counseling at Mid America Nazarene University in 2003.  An additional 3 years of post-graduate work with a psychoanalytic therapy emphasis has helped her become a gifted diagnostician and clinician. Janet loves being part of a treatment team of professionals who support one another to provide their clients’ exceptional care, balancing family relationship counseling with individual modalities.  When not working, she spends time with her husband, grown children, grandchildren, and two goofy Labradoodles.

Janet also has experience as Clinical Supervisor for Master Level clinicians.  She practices in our Lenexa location.

For more information on how Janet can support and guide you or your teen on their journey, or to schedule a free 15 minute consultation, please call today!