I'm licensed in Wisconsin with almost 30 years of professional work experience. I have experience in helping clients with family conflicts, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. I will tailor our dialog and treatment plan to meet your unique and specific needs. Taking the first step to sign up for therapy can take courage and I am proud of you for getting started!
Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD, Abandonment, Adoption and Foster Care, Antisocial Personality, Attachment Issues, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Avoidant Personality, Blended Family Issues, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Dependent Personality, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Dissociation, Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Intellectual Disability, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Men's Issues, Military and Veterans Issues, Money and Financial Issues, Mood Disorders, Multicultural Concerns, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Paranoia, Personality Disorders, Phobias, Post-traumatic Stress, Prejudice and Discrimination, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-Love, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Somatization, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
WI LCSW 3941-123
James is great! I’m very happy with him as my therapist. He is always on time and very responsive/communicative. He does a great job of listening to me and analyzing my issues. He is very helpful and knowledgeable
Written on May 24, 2023 after therapy with James for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, grief, eating disorders, sleeping disorders, self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and coaching
With the few sessions that I’ve had with Jim I believe that he is very understanding and supportive and brings a lot of information and experience to the table
Written on Jan 11, 2023 after therapy with James for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, grief, parenting issues, and coping with life changes
Talking to James is very easy and relaxing. He has helped me to become less reactive. I'm regaining my self confidence and self worth. He asks gentle questions that makes me take a deeper self reflect without being pushy. Thank you so much James.
Written on Oct 28, 2022 after therapy with James for 2 weeks on issues concerning self esteem, career difficulties, coping with life changes, and adhd