Shannon Anderson MA, LPC, NCC
Owner and Clinical Director
Shannon Anderson is the Owner and Clinical Director of Heartland Counseling Center. The team of Counselors at Heartland Counseling Center specialize in providing Marriage Counseling and Couples Counseling for relationship problems such as infidelity, poor communication, and poor conflict resolution skills. Individual Counseling for clients dealing with anxiety, depression, anger management, and related issues is also available.
The team of Counselors at Heartland Counseling Center is dedicated to helping couples and individuals in the Southeast Missouri area achieve happy and fulfilled lives.
Counselors currently working at Heartland Counseling Center in our Main Office on Independence Street in Cape Girardeau MO
Catherine Devaney MA, LPC, NCC
Catherine Devaney is experienced in working with adults dealing with relationship issues, anxiety, depression, and many types of trauma. She is one of Heartland Counseling Center’s Marriage Counselors and also works with adults for Individual Counseling at our office.
Catherine’s approach to Counseling is guided by both Rogerian and Gestalt approaches and she has Level I and Level II Certification in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing).
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Deborah Oliver MA, LPC, NCC
Deborah Oliver has an extensive background working as a Grief Counselor. She also specializes as a Trauma Counselor and provides Crisis work, with various past work experience in these areas. Her work history also includes local positions in Law Enforcement and as an RN.
Deborah practices from a Reality Therapy model. She is currently serving as Regional Coordinator of the Region E Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) Network and is the Director of Survivors of Suicide in Southeast Missouri.
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Anthony Harris MA, LPC
Anthony (Tony) Harris specializes as one of our Anger Management Counselors and enjoys working with both women and men with anger management problems. He is also a Couples Counselor and enjoys working with partners to reduce conflicts, improve communication, and build trusting relationships.
Tony has expertise working with clients who have experienced a Traumatic Brain Injury and he also regularly works with clients who have been diagnosed with Developmental Disabilities.
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H. Lynn Busch MA, LPC
Lynn works with adults who are dealing with anxiety, depression, anger issues, or stress. Lynn regularly practices from a Cognitive Behavior Therapy perspective.
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Cecelia Bradley, LCSW
Cecelia works with adults struggling with anger management, trauma, or Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Cecelia also enjoys working with mothers and helping them face the unique challenges that comes with motherhood.
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J. Brandon Jones Ed.S., LPC
Brandon specializes in individual counseling for teens and adults struggling with anxiety, depression, or trauma. Brandon focuses his sessions on helping his clients envision the person they want to be and then taking steps to achieve their ideal selves.
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Lisa Laffoon MA, PLPC
Lisa specializes in couples counseling and counseling for individuals with anxiety, depression, or life-stress. Lisa uses elements of both the Gottman Method and HOPE-focused couples counseling in her couples counseling sessions. With her individual adults, Lisa utilizes many CBT skills to help her clients identify thought and behavior patterns that are getting in the way of her clients achieving the life they desire.
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Robbin Moore, MA
Robbin is a life coach for couples and individuals seeking to make positive changes in their lives. As a life-coach, Robbin uses a holistic, goal-oriented approach to help her clients identify goals they have for their lives and the steps they need to take to achieve those goals. If you’re looking to make positive changes in your life, without a mental health diagnosis, then coaching with Robbin would be a great fit for you.
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Jennifer Woolf EdS, LPC
Jennifer works with adults, young adults, and adolescents with a range of concerns, including depression, anxiety, trauma, grief, relational and family dynamics, and career or work stress. Jennifer primarily practices from an Existential perspective in which people are seeking meaning from their experiences. However, she includes elements of person-centered and non-judgmental stance and utilizes techniques from theories including CBT and Gestalt in her counseling sessions.
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Counselors providing Individual Counseling and Marriage Counseling in our Farmington MO Office
Derek Stricklin MS, LPC
Derek has experience in trauma counseling. He also provides counseling for anger management, anxiety, and depression.
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Robert VanderMyde, PLPC
Robert specializes in trauma therapy and Post-traumatic Stress Disorder therapy for individuals. Robert also enjoys working with couples in relationship counseling. Robert uses a variety of therapeutic technique, including Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, and Person Centered Therapy.
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Counselors providing Individual Counseling and Marriage Counseling in our Arnold MO Office
Jenny Murphey MA, LPC
Jenny specializes marriage and couples therapy. She also works with individuals who have experienced long-term mental health problems. Jenny frequently uses Behavior Systems and Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) in her therapy sessions.
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Jamie Montgomery MA, LPC
Jamie specializes in couples and marriage therapy. She also provides individual therapy for those experiencing anxiety or life stress. Jamie frequently uses Cognitive Behavior Therapy and Solution-Focused Brief Therapy in her sessions. Jamie works in both the Arnold and Farmington offices.
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Tiffany Bungenstock MA, CIT
Tiffany specializes in couples, family, and individual counseling. Tiffany enjoys working with couples and families to help rebuild and restore relationships, improve communication skills, and learn conflict-resolution skills. Tiffany uses a combination of Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Person Centered and Solution-Focused Therapy in her sessions.
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Counselors providing Individual Counseling and Marriage Counseling in our Fenton MO Office
Alicia Linker MA, LPC
Alicia specializes in trauma therapy and is working on obtaining an additional trauma therapy certification. Alicia also enjoys working with couples. Alicia uses a variety of therapeutic approaches to best fit the individual needs of her clients. Alica has afternoon and evening appointment availability in our Fenton office. .
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Mike Kalinowski, LPC
Mike specializes in couples counseling and counseling for young adults and adolescents. Mike also has experience in LGBTQIA+ counseling. Mike has evening and Saturday appointment availability in our Fenton office. .
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We are always looking to expand our team of professional outpatient Counselors. Check out our Work For Us page for more details!