Joel Getter is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Northeastern State University. He currently enjoys working with individuals and families of all ages. He believes in empowering others to be the best versions of themselves in a non-judgmental and supportive environment. Joel’s experience has primarily focused on children, adolescents, and their parents working to connect emotions and thoughts, improve communication skills, and develop skills for impulse control. He has worked extensively in office and school-based settings with his clients and their families with anger management, anxiety, depression, grief, ADHD, and overcoming challenges with neurodivergent populations.
Joel is trained in Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT). He is a certified provider of AutPlay Therapy, a play therapy approach designed to address the mental health needs of neurodivergent children and their families. Joel is trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and finds it successful with many of his clients who feel stuck. He also has extensive training in play therapy and is currently working towards becoming a Registered Play Therapist (RPT). Joel is a personable therapist who can meet with clients of any age and build rapport quickly to help them meet their goals.
About Joel Getter
Joel’s loves include his wife, his cats, and his ever-growing collection of books. An avid reader, Joel manages his own book blog in his spare time. His clients love his colorful shirts and matching Converse, of which he has quite a vast collection.
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