Stephanie Becker, MSW, LGSW

Location:  Lake Elmo & Saint Paul 

Stephanie is a Licensed Graduate Social Worker who joins MidWest Center with 5 years of experience in the mental health field. She graduated from University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire with her Bachelor’s of Social Work and University of Wisconsin- Madison with her Master’s in Social Work.  Stephanie’s background includes Preschool day treatment and outpatient therapy with Fraser as well as working as a School-based therapist intern at Headway Emotional Health. Stephanie’s special interests include: Childhood Trauma, attachment concerns, suicidal ideation (specifically with children and adolescents). Stephanie works with Children, Adolescents, Adults and works in an individual and family setting.

Stephanie’s Therapy Approach:  “I strive to provide clients with a genuine, supportive, and caring environment, in which they can be their authentic, vulnerable selves. Additionally, I work to show clients their own strengths and abilities, as well as provide opportunities for reflection, collaboration, and growth, as clients engage in the therapy process.”

Areas of Special Interest:

  • Childhood trauma
  • attachment concerns
  • anxiety
  • depression
  • life transitions and adjustments
  • peer concerns/friendship concerns
  • grief and loss
  • stress
  • self-esteem
  • eating disorders
  • suicidal ideation (specifically with children and adolescents)

Licenses + Memberships: 

  • Licensed Graduate Social Worker