Lauresta Krause


About Me

Hi! I am a licensed clinical therapist with a maters degree in clinical social work from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign . I have been working in the field for 35 years. Main focuses of therapy surround difficulties in life related to mood disorders, anxiety and panic disorders, LGBTQ and gender dysphasia issues, grief, death and dying, post traumatic stress disorder sexual.and physical abuse I utilize many treatment modalities. I see our partnership in your journey as you in the driver’s seat and me as your mirror of reflection and guidance. I look forward to beginning that journey with you!


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

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Mindfulness Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 35

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LCSW #SW17363 (Expires: 2023-03-31)


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Lauresta Krause . 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.

Written by C.H. on Aug 04, 2022 after therapy with Lauresta for 2 weeks on issues concerning family conflicts, and trauma and abuse

Lynn is an excellent listener and gives me real steps to work on

Written by D.A. on Jun 13, 2022 after therapy with Lauresta for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, and self esteem

She has been more helpful in 2 sessions than anyone else in my life.

Written by E.R. on Mar 28, 2022 after therapy with Lauresta for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, grief, and career difficulties

Love her

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