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Bess PracticeBess PracticeContact: Denise Pierson
Hi, I am Denise Pierson, a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC), a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC) and EMDR Therapist. I am the founder and owner of Bess Practice, LLC.
I am a 2002 graduate of Galesburg High School, and then attended Carl Sandburg College where I earned an Associate in Science. I later went on and graduated from the University of Illinois- Springfield with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and later graduated with honors obtaining a Master of Arts in Counseling from Bradley University, Peoria, IL.
I have 5 years post -master experience in mental health including: residential, outpatient, and community mental health centers. I have experience working with adolescents and adults ages 12 and up using CBT, SFBT, DBT, EMDR therapy approaches. I am currently working on a certificate in spiritual counseling (SC-C). I specialize in treating issues related to trauma, anxiety, depression, grief & loss and a host of other disorder.
Therapy is a part of a wellness model. If you desire improved relationships, improved functioning; help dealing with stress and/ or major life changes, therapy may help. Holistically people can benefit from therapy and now is the best time to begin! I can help you deal with unwanted feelings, symptom management and to change behaviors.