Amanda Ungs, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Education

  • MA in Child and Adolescent Counseling, Bethel University
  • BA in Biology and Psychology, Gustavus Adolphus College

Licenses

  • Licensed Professional Counselor

Therapeutic Focus

Supervised work with children, adolescents, and adults working through difficulties related to depression, anxiety, life transitions, grief, and loss.

Competencies

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), strengths-focused therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and mindfulness.

Therapeutic Philosophy

Amanda’s therapeutic approach involves providing a supporting environment where clients feel safe to explore and grow. Amanda assists her clients in challenging maladaptive thoughts and behaviors while providing encouragement, support, and hope.

History

Amanda completed her internship in private practice in 2014-2015. She provided individual therapy and co-facilitated a psychoeducational group for teenage girls in Carver County. Amanda received her master’s degree in 2015. She has experience working at a residential treatment facility for adolescents and young adults ages 10-25.