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About Laurie Rudolph



Laurie Rudolph is a licensed professional counselor specializing in individual, child/adolescent, couples, and family therapy, and maintains a private practice, Family Counseling and Mediation Services in Kalamazoo Michigan.

With over 11 years experience as a therapist, and as a graduate of Western Michigan University with a master's degree in Community and Agency Counseling, she is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are trauma and substance use/abuse.

Laurie is an interactive, solution-focused therapist who primarily uses cognitive behavioral therapy, trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy, mindfulness, motivational interviewing and tapping. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.

Contact Laurie Rudolph at 269-932-4973 or Email

Education
Master of Arts, Western Michigan University, 2005
Bachelor of Science, Ball State University, 1981, 1982

License, Certifications & Awards
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), state of Michigan #6401009641
Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CAADC), state of Michigan #C-00572
International Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ICAADC), International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium, #206635
Certified Clinical Trauma Professional, International Association of Trauma Professionals (CCTP)
National Certified Counselor, National Board of Certified Counselors (NCC)

Additional Training in the past 2 years

  • 4 Session Trauma Training Series--Children's Trauma Assessment Center, WMU
  • Brain-Based Therapy and Practical Neuroscience:  Attachment and Emotion Regulation
  • Accessing the Deep Brain with Brainspotting:  Interpersonal Neurobiology in Action
  • "Tapping" Into Energy Psychology:  Approaches for Trauma and Anxiety
  • Trauma and Attachment:  Effective Treatment Strategies for Helping Challenging Clients
  • Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction
  • Reclaiming the Village:  Integrating Family and Community for Recovery-Oriented Lifestyle
  • Psychopharmacology:  What You Need to Know About Psychiatric Medications
  • Nutritional and Integrative Interventions for Mental Health Disorders
  • Ethics:  Necessary and Essential Information for Mental Health and Related Healthcare Professionals
  • Perinatal Mood Disorders:  What Every Care Provider Must Know
  • Emerging Drugs of Abuse:  Herbal Incense, Bath Salts and Purple Drank
  • 2-Day 2015 Psychopharmacology Conference
  • Yoga and Mindfulness Tools for Children and Adolescents
  • Nutrition for Mental Health and Substance Abuse
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) Made EasyS
  • Advance Mindfulness Techniques That Change the Brain:  Rewire Depression, Anxiety and Toxic Lifestyle Habits
  • Advanced Supervisor Training Program
  • SupervisorTraining Program
  • Clinical Supervision:  Proven Tools and Techniques for Success
  • Clinical Supervision, Legal, Ethical, and Risk Management Issues
  • Clinical Supervision and Professional Development of the Substance Abuse Counselor

Professional Activities and Memberships

American Mental Health Counselors Association
Michigan Mental Health Counselors Association
National Association for Addiction Professionals
Michigan Association For Addiction Professionals
International Association of Trauma Professionals