Denise Goff, LCPC

Provider Type: Therapist

Serving: Adult

Denise Goff, LCPC

Denise Goff treats patients between the ages of 18 and 100 years old.
Denise Goff is a person-centered, Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor with over 20 years of experience in helping to facilitate positive change in clients who have mental health concerns and/or addiction problems. She received her Master’s Degree in Clinical/Counseling Psychology from Illinois State University in Normal, IL. She also specializes in addictions as a Certified Supervisor of Alcohol and Drug Counselors (CSADC) and a Problem and Compulsive Gambling Counselor (PCGC). She has worked in a community mental health center, and both inpatient and outpatient addiction recovery settings. Her clinical experience includes providing individual, group, and family counseling to diverse populations.

Her areas of specialty include: anxiety, depression, addictions, dual diagnosis, relationship difficulties, grief & loss, personality disorders, low self-esteem and LGBTQ+ issues. In fact, she has extensive experience in dealing with addictions, including alcohol and other drugs, gambling addiction, internet addiction, shopping/spending addiction, and eating disorders.

Her treatment approaches include: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and Solution-Focused Therapy techniques. Furthermore, she has many years of experience in working with the LGBTQ+ community to help clients deal with self-acceptance, social stigma, and family relationships.

In counseling, the focus is on reducing one’s symptoms in a safe, supportive environment, and developing effective coping strategies. She believes that treatment should be individualized, and she utilizes a variety of evidence-based approaches to match the person’s needs.

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry

Education & Certifications

  • Master's in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Illinois State University

Locations

Bloomington, IL
808 S Eldorado Rd, Suite 102
Bloomington, IL 61704-6075
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