Michaela Janssen, MA, LPCC

Michaela Janssen, MA, LPCC

Phone: 651-444-5044

Fax: 651-641-8635


1129 Grand Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55105

Michaela Janssen, MA, LPCC


Michaela has provided mental health therapy to children, adolescents, and young adults who have faced trauma, grief and loss, medical conditions, and other life challenges in a variety of settings. Her passion for working with this population was stimulated by her own experiences of childhood medical concerns, living with family members who have chronic illnesses, and having several close family members die since she was young. Unfortunately, it is often the children, adolescents, and young adults who can be forgotten in a situation where they have had a loved one die or are living with someone who has a medical illness. Michaela provides therapeutic support and advocates for these clients so they can be heard and receive assistance to cope with the effects of their struggles.  

Michaela is a Registered Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) therapist, and she will receive her grief-counseling certificate in January 2019.  She utilizes an integrated approach to therapy, drawing primarily from Cognitive Behavioral and Person-Centered theories, to provide a safe, caring, and empathetic environment to connect with clients. It is important to her to support each client individually so they are able to use the coping strategies that they learn and practice during therapy in their daily lives.  Michaela is grateful to be part of the Center for Grief and Loss’ therapist team.

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