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Barbara Kailean Welsh, LPC

Stress, Anxiety Trauma and abuse Self esteem Depression Coping with life changes
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About me

I am licensed in Wisconsin as a professional counselor with nearly 20 years of experience. I help clients with stress and anxiety, trauma and abuse, motivation, self esteem, confidence, & depression—all of the life challenges that throw us off course. I have found it important to bring a holistic approach to care and well-being, recognizing the synergistic relationship of body, mind, spirit. I offer respect, sensitivity, and compassion, recognizing and honoring the uniqueness of your personal journey. Our work together will be strength-based, collaborative, and experiential—designed to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy takes courage. Congratulations on making that commitment to you. It's surprising how wonderful life can be when we are able to take action and get involved in our own healing.

Professional experience

20yrs in practice

Additional areas of focus: Body Image, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster, Eating and Food-Related Issues, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Hoarding, Hospice and End of Life Counseling, Impulsivity, Isolation/Loneliness, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Post-traumatic Stress, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Love, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Women's Issues

Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy, Internal Family Systems

License information

WI LPC 3789-125


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Barbara Kailean Welsh. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

Very responsive and supportive.

Written on Nov 02, 2022 after therapy with Barbara Kailean for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and family conflicts

Kailean has really helped me process an unusual circumstance and always provides professional and compassionate feedback. She allows me to speak honestly and freely without judgement. I highly recommend her services.

Written on Oct 13, 2022 after therapy with Barbara Kailean for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, grief, and coaching

She is amazing and reaches out to you; even if you don’t respond in a timely manner.

Written on Aug 31, 2022 after therapy with Barbara Kailean for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, and career difficulties