Provider Type: Therapist
Serving: Adolescents 13-17, Adults 18-59, Adults 60+, Children 6-12
Scott Shippert, LCPC, Clinical Supervisor, isn’t afraid to try new ideas or activities in counseling. “I’m always open to new therapeutic strategies,” he states. “The client is in control of our time together, and their priorities and needs will always come first.” In his personal life, Scott is a big fan of games and movies and will sometimes utilize these as tools in counseling. He also has an interest in video game and internet addiction along with “Failure to launch” syndrome.
Scott earned his MA from Northern Illinois University and is a National Certified Counselor. He works with both individuals and families and specializes in a variety of client struggles such as stress, anxiety, male relationship issues, and children with behavioral problems and anxiety.
With clients, Scott’s approach is solution-focused based on the individual. He believes clients have the strength and ability to change their own lives. Making the choice to seek counseling is proof of this, and he will do what it takes to aid in the process.