At Meadowbrook Counseling, every member of our team, from therapists to administrative staff, is dedicated to supporting you on your journey to wellness. We are not just professionals but also compassionate allies who are committed to creating a safe, nurturing environment where healing and transformation can flourish. Our expert therapists specialize in various evidence-based modalities, ensuring personalized care tailored to your unique needs and goals. Join us, and experience the Meadowbrook difference - where empathy, expertise, and empowerment converge for holistic mental wellness.
Darcy Thompson is a clinical social worker who is eager to collaborate with clients on their treatment objectives. They earned both their Bachelors and Masters of Social Work degrees from the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, focusing on Trauma-Informed care, Person-Centered treatment approaches, and Solution-Focused therapies. Additionally, they are skilled in Motivational Interviewing, Crisis Stabilization and Intervention, Psychodynamic Therapy, Mindfulness, and Emotion-Regulation practices.
Throughout their career, Darcy has assisted a diverse range of clients spanning various ages and backgrounds. With a commitment to active, reflective listening and empathy, they strive to deeply comprehend each client's life challenges and experiences. This understanding forms the foundation for a collaborative journey towards wellness and personal growth. Darcy has expertise in working with individuals diagnosed with Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, CPTSD, Borderline Personality Disorder, Bipolar Disorder, Adjustment Disorder, Schizophrenia, and several other severe and persistent mental health conditions. They are wholeheartedly dedicated to supporting each client in achieving their therapeutic aspirations.
Kimberly Schwingle is a licensed professional counselor in the state of Wisconsin, eager to collaborate with clients in crafting treatment objectives that resonate with their aspirations. She obtained her Master of Professional Counseling from Concordia University in Mequon, Wisconsin. During her time there, she undertook an internship focused on trauma-informed care within a residential treatment setting. Subsequently, she completed her training licensure with the Department of Vocational Rehabilitation and has been actively practicing in various capacities since.
She ardently believes in the efficacy of teletherapy, convinced that when clients are nestled in their safe, familiar environments, they are more receptive and engaged in the therapeutic process. While she has experience with numerous therapeutic styles, she characterizes her approach as holistic. This means she integrates elements from different methodologies to best align with each client's unique needs. She places immense value on hearing clients narrate their experiences and believes that transparency facilitates the most effective assistance.
Her therapeutic journey has seen her work with a diverse range of individuals. While she has assisted clients across different age brackets, her primary experience is with teens through middle-aged adults. Additionally, she possesses a specialized skill set for working with individuals with disabilities, stemming from her lifelong involvement in volunteering and working within the disability community. Her proficiency extends to a wide array of diagnoses, including but not limited to depression, anxiety, PTSD, bipolar disorder, chronic illness, adjustment disorders, and avoidance disorder. Passionate about continuous learning, she is always augmenting her skills and knowledge to better support her clients in their respective paths to healing and growth.
For those seeking a compassionate, adaptive, and experienced counselor, she is enthusiastic about the possibility of assisting in your therapeutic journey.
Stacey is a dedicated mental health professional who specializes in addressing the needs and concerns of individuals facing various mental health challenges. Her expertise encompasses the treatment of conditions such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, ADHD, psychosis, and anxiety. Stacey excels in both one-on-one therapy and family therapy, with a particular focus on working with children and adolescents. Her passion for her work is evident, as she derives immense satisfaction from assisting individuals in reaching their full potential in life.
Meet Michele. She is a licensed professional counselor and a clinical substance abuse counselor in the state of Wisconsin and Arizona. She received her Masters in Community Psychology from Alverno College in Milwaukee, WI. She completed her internship at the Center for Behavioral Medicine which is a board certified Dialectical Behavioral therapy clinic in Brookfield, Wisconsin. Additionally, Michele completed her training licensure working in Medication Assisted Treatment centers for those struggling with substance abuse in Waukesha and West Allis, WI.
Michele has experience working with those experiencing grief, mood disorders, OCD, anxiety, depression, Bi-polar disorder, Schizophrenia, Borderline personality disorder, PTSD, domestic violence, career counseling, family counseling, couples counseling, and eating disorders.
Michele has worked with both children and adults in various populations such as the LGBTQ+A, HIV, substance abuse and mental health. Her therapy style is best described as person centered and her ministry is lead with love and compassion. As a self-described comprehensive therapist, Michele does her best to bring her professional experience to treatment and does her best to help empower clients to improve their lives the way they want to.
With an open heart and a readiness to tackle any challenge, no matter the size, this counselor invites potential clients to engage in a therapeutic alliance filled with laughter, the occasional need for tissues, and the sweetness of chocolates.