Rene Jourdan, LCPC: Rene is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor specializing in therapy with adults and families who experience a variety of mental health symptoms and are seeking support and solutions. Rene believes in “compassionate and empathetic counseling approaches that support the client in their current situation and empower them to become the person they want to be”. Her integrated approach to therapy is grounded in person-centered, motivational interviewing, reality therapy, solution-focused, narrative, and cognitive-behavioral theoretical concepts. Rene was a key component in the provision of crisis services to individuals in North Idaho via the North Idaho Crisis Line for over five years. She specializes in working with adults who have significant mental health needs, suicide ideation and self harm; as well as, addiction, and comorbid diagnoses.
She has supervised multiple programs including: family and peer support, as well as, adult and adolescent substance abuse programs. She is currently a program manager for a SUD program and provides group and individual addiction treatment to clients with substance abuse and comorbid disorders. She enjoys utilizing group modalities and has facilitated several therapeutic groups; including, a coping skills group for adults, a basic mental health processing group, and the Matrix Model of addiction.
Additional areas of focus: Addictions, Relationship issues, Grief, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Parenting issues, Anger management, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Abandonment, Adoption and Foster Care, Attachment Issues, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Blended Family Issues, Cancer, Caregiver Issues and Stress, Chronic Pain Illness and Disability, Co-morbidity, Codependency, Commitment Issues, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Eating and Food-Related Issues, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Fatherhood Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Impulsivity, Infidelity, Intellectual Disability, Isolation / Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Midlife Crisis, Mood Disorders, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Paranoia, Personality Disorders, Postpartum Depression, Post-traumatic Stress, Pregnancy and Childbirth, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Self-Love, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Smoking/Vaping Cessation, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Somatization, Women's Issues, Workplace Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Gottman Method, Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy, Internal Family Systems
ID LCPC LCPC-6833
Rene has been great, she is easy to talk to takes a deep interest in her clients and always has their interests first. She has been very accommodating with my changing schedule to make sure that we keep progressing.
Written on Aug 14, 2023 after therapy with Rene for 1 year and 8 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, grief, eating disorders, self esteem, anger management, and career difficulties
Rene is amazing and therapy has truly been life changing for me.
Written on Jul 20, 2023 after therapy with Rene for 10 months on issues concerning depression, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, and self esteem
Renee is wonderful. She's very professional, caring, and quickly honed in on what my issues were. I am grateful for her support and insight as I navigate how to change behaviors in place from early childhood.
Written on May 23, 2023 after therapy with Rene for 6 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, and self esteem
Very easy to get along with. Shows a deep understanding of human behavior. Offers great solutions. 10/10 will recommend to a friend
Written on Feb 03, 2023 after therapy with Rene for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, and self esteem
Great Therapist who continusly furthers her skills set and applies her own experiences to our work together. We are quite a bit of a world apart yet I feel she can understand me very well and lead a dialogue to probe my own discovery journey.
Written on Jan 13, 2023 after therapy with Rene for 9 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, sleeping disorders, and self esteem
She's amazing, life changing, highly intelligent, and knows her stuff! 10/10. I feel lucky to work with her! ♡
Written on Aug 18, 2022 after therapy with Rene for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, grief, and self esteem