Wausau

Lynne Buechler, MS, LPC, LCSW, ICS, CSAC

Lynne holds a Master Degree in Guidance and Counseling and is dually certified in both AODA and mental health. She works primarily with adults.

Areas of specialization include:
  • AODA Assessments and Treatment
  • OWI Follow-up
  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Gambling
 

Andy Cameron, Licensed Clinical Psychologist

Dr. Cameron earned Masters and Doctoral degrees in Clinical Psychology from Eastern Michigan University and a Bachelors degree in Psychology from UW-Milwaukee. He has worked as a psychology instructor and addictions researcher but his primary focus is conducting therapy with individuals and families.

Areas of specialization include:
  • Behavioral Addictions (gambling, shopping, internet use)
  • Depression and Mood Disorders
  • Anxiety and Phobias
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Obsessive-compulsive Disorder (OCD) and OCD Spectrum Behaviors
  • Codependency
  • LGBT Issues
  • Alcohol and Drug Abuse Assessments and Treatment
  • Couples
 

Phoebe, K9, TDI, AKC

Phoebe is an approximately six-year-old shihtzu who has been working with clients at Compass Counseling Wausau for two years. She works with Dr. Cameron and specializes in adults and adolescents with behavior or anxiety issues. She enjoys working with younger children, too, but sometimes gets a little nervous if they get their face too close to her, or try to pick her up. Phoebe was rescued by one of our employees, Rhonda Singstock, after being abandoned in a garage in Minnesota. Phoebe is a registered therapy dog with Therapy Dogs International, and is also a certified Canine Good Citizen through the American Kennel Club. In her free time, Phoebe enjoys eating, sleeping, smelling new things and watching the Packers.

Areas of specialization include:
  • Sleeping
  • Eating
  • Sniffing
  • Looking Cute
 

Mark Becker, LCSW

Mark holds a Master of Science degree in Guidance and Counseling from UW-Stout. He has completed extensive post-graduate training, in Brief Solution Focused Therapy and EMDR. Mark has over 20 years experience providing psychotherapy in a variety of settings. Currently, he primarily works with adults and adolescents.

Areas of specialization include:
 
  • Trauma/PTSD
  • Marital/Couples Therapy
  • Anxiety and Panic Disorders
  • Depression
  • Loss and Grief
 

Amber Myska, LCSW

Amber holds a Masters Degree in Social Work and a Marriage and Family Therapy Certificate from UW-Milwaukee and a Bachelors Degree in Social Work from UW-Green Bay. She has experience in the following areas of practice: Child and Adult Mental Health, Child Abuse and Neglect, Intrafamilial Sexual Abuse, Poverty, Domestic Violence, Juvenile Corrections, Children Long Term Disabilities, and Rehabilitative Services. She works with children, adolescents, adult, and families.

Areas of specialization include:
  • Children and Adolescent Behavioral Challenges
  • ADHD
  • Eating Disorders
  • Child Behavior and Attachment Challenges
  • Family Stress, Coping, and Parenting
  • Adjustment
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Self Esteem
  • Trauma
 

Liz Unrath, MA, LPC

Liz has a wide range of education and clinical experience. Liz received her Master of Arts in Counseling degree from Lakeland College and her undergraduate degree from the University of MN. She has over 11 years working in mental health in the areas of Residential Treatment, Outpatient Mental Health, College Counseling and Employee Assistance Programs. Liz uses a holistic, strength-based approach to therapy when working with all ages and areas of concern.

Areas of specialization include:
  • Anxiety
  • Addictions
  • Depression
  • PTSD
  • OCD
  • Anger Management
  • Trauma and Abuse
  • Career and Work Issues
  • Self-esteem Issues
  • Grief and Loss Issues
  • Relationship Issues
  • Caregiver Issues
  • Children and Adolescent Behavioral Issues
  • Adjustment Issues

 

Amanda Neta, MSW, LCSW

Amanda holds a Masters Degree in Social Work from UW-Madison and a Bachelors Degree in Social Work from UW-Green Bay. She works with adults, children, adolescents and families. Amanda is trained in and uses a variety of treatment modalities, including EMDR, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and Mindfulness.

Areas of specialization include:
  • Child and Adolescent Behavioral Challenges
  • Depression and Mood Disorders
  • Adjustment and Anxiety
  • Trauma and Abuse
  • Family Stress and Conflict
  • Self-Esteem
  • Anger Management
 
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Carmen Letarski, M.S., LPC-IT, SAC-IT

Carmen holds a Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Northern Vermont University and is dually licensed in both Substance Abuse and Clinical Mental Health Counseling.   She completed her internships at Compass Counseling and at ACS Clinical Services.  She has experience working with anxiety, trauma, mood disorders, and addictions.  Carmen also has experience working in Treatment Court Programs with adults dealing with substance abuse and legal issues.  Carmen uses a strengths-based, person-centered approach to work with adolescents and adults in developing healthy coping skills toward mental wellness.

Areas of specialization include:
  • Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety
  • Mood Disorders
  • Adjustment
  • Eating Disorders
  • Trauma and Abuse
  • Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy
  • Mindfulness