Joe Musacchio


About Me

I have been a Clinical Social Worker licensed in Wisconsin for over 25 years. I enjoy getting to know my clients with an easy, conversational approach. My eclectic style incorporates person centered therapy, interpersonal process therapy and psychodynamic therapy. I help people understand their past as well as their current relationships and how those things influence their behavior. Through active listening and offering observations, ideas and positive solutions, I help clients discover and define current obstacles so they can best move forward. I’ve had many years of experience working with people who are dealing with family and relationship issues, trauma and abuse, depression, anxiety, and addictions. There is always a way to move forward and I will be happy to help.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Self esteem
  • Depression
  • Coping with life changes
Also experienced in:
Addictions , LGBT , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Eating disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coaching , Compassion fatigue , ADHD , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Existential Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 27

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Phone

  • Video


LCSW #136-123 (Expires: 2021-02-01)


Written by D.Y. on Feb 09, 2020 after counseling with Joe for 7 months on issues concerning depression, addictions, self esteem, anger management, and adhd

Joe is a great guy. Very skilled in analyzing your thoughts and repairing the broken ones.

Written by D.I. on Nov 15, 2019 after counseling with Joe for 2 weeks on issues concerning addictions, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, self esteem, coaching, and adhd

Such an amazing counselor. So dedicated. So timely. I feel safe. I would highly recommend him.

Written by M.A. on Jul 16, 2019 after counseling with Joe for 2 months on issues concerning coping with life changes, and coaching

In what has been a very difficult time, Joe has been supporting, understanding and challenging me in a deeply beneficial way. He helps me change and heal. I am most grateful for his wisdom, genuine empathy and active approach to me and my current struggle. With his help, I now have hope, new tools, and increasingly the strength needed to resolve inner and outer troubles and be able to restore my life and create a better one.

Written by J.A. on Jun 28, 2019 after counseling with Joe for 7 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, and bipolar disorder

Joe is respectful and attentive. Knows what to say, and when to say it. I felt supported by Joe every step of the way.

Written by B.O. on Mar 01, 2019 after counseling with Joe for 3 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, addictions, family conflicts, parenting issues, and bipolar disorder

I have always enjoyed my visits with Joe. He is empathetic, caring, and insightful. He has always been very accommodating in scheduling our sessions. He is knowledgeable and offers sincere advice, as well as resources. He is an EXCELLENT listener, and his responses to the issues addressed show wisdom and experience.

Written by M.A. on Aug 19, 2018 after counseling with Joe for 4 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship, and intimacy-related

Joe has a very calming manner and offers insights on quite complex dynamics and situations. He listens well offering wisdom without judgment. I find myself supported and valued in my interactions with him.

Written by A.N. on Jul 26, 2018 after counseling with Joe for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and eating

Joe is the most caring therapist I've ever had. I can't wait to come back and see him again! He has truly helped me, listened to me and cared like no other counselor did before. Thank you, Joe! Stay wonderful!

Written by G.E. on Apr 10, 2018 after counseling with Joe for 2 weeks on issues concerning eating

Joe has a very calming voice and listens intently. He connects things that I say to his experiences with clients in the past in a way that is helpful and constructive.