Denise Goff, LCPC

Provider Type: Therapist

Serving: Adults 18-59, Adults 60+

About Denise Goff, LCPC

Denise Goff is a person-centered, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with over 20 years of experience in helping to facilitate positive change in clients who have mental health concerns and/or addiction problems. She received her Master’s Degree in Clinical/Counseling Psychology from Illinois State University in Normal, IL. She also specializes in addictions as a Certified Supervisor of Alcohol and Drug Counselors (CSADC) and a Problem and Compulsive Gambling Counselor (PCGC). She has worked in a community mental health center, and both inpatient and outpatient addiction recovery settings. Her clinical experience includes providing individual, group, and family counseling to diverse populations.

Her areas of specialty include: anxiety, depression, addictions, dual diagnosis, relationship difficulties, grief & loss, personality disorders, low self-esteem and LGBTQ+ issues. In fact, she has extensive experience in dealing with addictions, including alcohol and other drugs, gambling addiction, internet addiction, shopping/spending addiction, and eating disorders.

Her treatment approaches include: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Solution-Focused Therapy techniques. Furthermore, she has many years of experience in working with the LGBTQ+ community to help clients deal with self-acceptance, social stigma, and family relationships.

In counseling, the focus is on reducing one’s symptoms in a safe, supportive environment, and developing effective coping strategies. She believes that treatment should be individualized, and she utilizes a variety of evidence-based approaches to match the person’s needs. She views therapy as a chance to support clients in achieving personal growth and change.

Communities Served:
BIPOC
Bisexual
Biracial / Multiracial
Body Positivity
Gay
HIV / AIDS
Intersex
Lesbian
Non-Binary
Queer
Transgender

Areas of Treatment

  • ACT
  • Addictions
  • Aging/Geriatric Issues
  • AIDS/HIV
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Bereavement
  • Bipolar
  • Body Positive/HAES
  • Career Counseling
  • CBT
  • Chronic Pain/Illness
  • Coping with Pandemic / COVID
  • Crisis / Trauma
  • DBT
  • Depression / Sadness
  • Diet/Nutrition
  • Divorce/Family Conflict
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Therapy
  • Gambling Addiction
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Gender Non-Conforming
  • Grief/Loss/End of Life
  • Hoarding
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • LGBTQI+ Issues
  • Life Transitions
  • Marriage/Couples Counseling
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Postpartum Challenges
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Injury/Harm
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Sports Performance
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Management
  • Women's Issues/Infertility
  • Locations

    Bloomington – Empire Street

    Insurance

    • Aetna PPO / HMO
    • BCBS Blue CHOICE PPO
    • BCBS PPO
    • Beacon Health Options
    • Benefit Plan Admin - VA
    • Cigna
    • CIGNA EAP
    • ComPsych
    • ComPsych EAP
    • Health Alliance
    • HealthLink
    • HFN
    • Humana
    • Live360 Health Plan
    • Magellan
    • MHN-Healthnet
    • MHNET (Aetna)
    • Multiplan-PHCS
    • New Avenues EAP
    • Optum
    • Tricare/Humana Military
    • UBH EAP
    • United Healthcare / UBH