Sue Ellyn WisnewskiSue Ellyn Wisnewski is an Advanced Practice Social Worker with over 20 years’ experience as a mental health counselor. She has a solid understanding of the workings of social services, the courts, medical facilities, schools, and many community resources. She has worked in inpatient hospitals, outpatient clinics, and in-home settings serving clients with cognitive limitations and physical disabilities, as well as able-bodied and gifted clients.

Ms. Wisnewski often hears clients say that they are glad they came to counseling, that they feel better after their appointment with her, and that she is easy to talk to. She makes every effort to be non-judgmental and to help clients feel relaxed and at ease. To ensure that services fit each participant’s life and goals, she promotes a personalized, client-centered approach.

Call 715-845-7175 to book an appointment with Sue Ellyn Wisnewski.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

COUNSELING / CLINICAL SPECIALTIES 
  • Anger / Stress Management
  • Anxiety / Depression Treatment
  • Child Therapy Services
  • Family Counseling / Relationship Issues
  • Weight Management
TREATMENT AREAS 
  • Abuse (Physical, Mental, & Sexual) & Victimization
  • Academic Concerns
  • Adjustment Issues / Coping Skills
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD / ADD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
  • Bipolar Affective Disorder (BPAD)
  • Bullying
  • Childhood Anxiety, Depression, & Phobias
  • Children of Divorce
  • Communication / Social Skills
  • Counseling for Bariatric or Gastric Bypass Surgery
  • Death & Dying
  • Depression / Mood Disorders
  • Divorce / Custody & Co-Parenting
  • Eating Disorders (Anorexia & Bulimia)
  • Family Counseling
  • Grief & Loss Adjustment
  • Loneliness
  • Meditation / Relaxation
  • Mindfulness
  • Neglect (Physical & Emotional)
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
  • Panic Attacks
  • Parenting / Blended Families / Adoption
  • Peer Relationships
  • Phobias
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationships / Interpersonal Issues
  • Self-Care / Self-Esteem
  • Sexual Issues or Abuse
  • Social Anxiety Disorder
  • Stress Management
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Widowhood & Grief
TESTING / CLINICAL EVALUATIONS 
  • Attention-Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD / ADD)
  • Bariatric Surgery or Gastric Bypass
  • Behavioral Problems
  • Family
  • Psychological (Anxiety / Depression / Bipolar Disorder)
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (Accident, Violence, or Abuse Victims)
  • Marriage / Divorce / Relationships
PREFERRED THERAPY APPROACHES 
  • Client-Centered
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Eclectic
  • Family / Marital
  • Person-Centered
  • Play
  • Positive Psychology
  • Solution-Focused Therapy (SFT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Supportive
AGES SERVED 
  • Children (6–10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11–13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14–19)
  • Adults (20–64)
  • Elders (65+)
MODALITIES SERVED 
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Families
QUALIFICATIONS  
  • Advanced Practice Social Worker (APSW) certification: State of Wisconsin Department of Safety & Professional Services
  • Master of Science (MS) degree–Social Work: University of Wisconsin—Madison
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree–Social Work, Minor in Psychology: University of Wisconsin—Eau Claire

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REFERRALS / INSURANCE

We work hard to maintain good standing on the provider lists of many insurance companies, HMOs, & self-insured businesses.

We are also certified to accept Medicare, Medicaid / Badger Care, & Champus coverage.

LOCATION

Elmergreen Associates
114 Grand Avenue
Wausau, WI 54403

(Just across from the Marathon County Courthouse in Downtown Wausau)

Discrete parking at rear of building

APPOINTMENTS / HOURS

Phone: 715.845.7175
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Office Hours:
Mon.–Thurs. 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Fri. 8 a.m. to 12 noon
Weeknights by appointment only.