Paul Kraus, LPC, CRC

Provider Type: Therapist

Serving: Adolescents 13-17, Adults 18-59

About Paul Kraus, LPC, CRC

Paul Kraus, LPC, CRC, balances moments of laughter and fun with moments of deeper conversation in every therapeutic relationship. He keeps the environment relaxed and open to provide clients the space they need to progress.

Paul supports adolescents and adults struggling with depression, anxiety, grief, learning disabilities, sports performance, and more.

In therapy, Paul utilizes worksheets, videos, and readings to help clients work outside of the session and track progress. He also has a passion for sports and competition and often use metaphors and analogies when helping clients reach goals.

Paul received a MA in Counseling and an MS in Sport and Human Performance from Adler University. He's also a Certified Athletic Trainer and is working towards a Certified Mental Performance Consultant (CMPC).

Communities Served:
Biracial / Multiracial
Body Positivity
Racial Justice
Deaf / Hearing Impaired
First Responders
Blind / Visually Impaired

Areas of Treatment

  • ACT
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Issues / ADHD
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Body Positive/HAES
  • Bullying
  • Career Counseling
  • CBT
  • Chronic Pain/Illness
  • Coping with Pandemic / COVID
  • Cross-Cultural
  • DBT
  • Depression / Sadness
  • Eating Disorders
  • First Responder Counseling
  • Grief/Loss/End of Life
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Personality Disorders
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Injury/Harm
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress/Worry
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Weight Management
  • Locations


    • Aetna PPO / HMO
    • American Behavioral
    • BCBS PPO
    • Benefit Plan Admin - VA
    • Cigna
    • ComPsych
    • HealthLink
    • HFN
    • Humana
    • Magellan
    • MHN-Healthnet
    • MHNET (Aetna)
    • Multiplan-PHCS
    • Optum
    • Optum - UHC EAP
    • UBH EAP
    • United EAP
    • United Healthcare / UBH
    • UnityPoint Health
    • ValueOptions