Alicia Bruzek, LMHC (she/her)
Alicia is a 2018 graduate of Western Illinois University-Quad Cities, where she earned her Masters degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She graduated in 2015 with her Bachelors degree in Psychology from the University of Iowa. Alicia is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) in the state of Iowa.
Alicia provides individual and group counseling to ages 8 and older. She has experience working with depression, anxiety, trauma, grief, self-esteem, and other presenting concerns. Alicia’s counseling theory is narrative therapy, which focuses on the client as their expert on their own life and the co-creation of change in the client’s life. Please visit this site if you would like to learn more about narrative therapy. Alicia utilizes creative and art-based techniques in her practice to support clients in different modes of expression. Alicia is completing a yearlong narrative therapy program through Evanston Family Therapy Center in 2021. Alicia has also had training in Trauma Art Narrative Therapy, habit reversal, and emotion focused therapy for couples. She welcomes clients of all sexualities, genders, bodies and sizes, abilities, races, and religions.
Alicia is currently a member of the American Counseling Association and Iowa Mental Health Counselors Association. Alicia is available for speaking topics related to mental health and suicide.