Zoe Ellerbusch, LPC
Zoe is passionate about working with children, adolescents, families, and individuals to support positive growth and change. As a former school counselor of 8 years, Zoe brings a unique perspective of systems of support. Zoe utilizes a person-centered approach to identify client and system strengths, building a plan for positive growth with clients instead of for them. Plans often include identifying and utilizing emotional regulation skills, managing and working through symptoms of traumatic stress, and prioritizing whole body wellness.
Education and Training
Zoe graduated from UW Madison with a BA in English in 2004. Interested in youth and education, Zoe worked in non-profit arts education and then as an AmeriCorps member for 2 years to provide behavioral and academic support to middle school students. In 2013, Zoe graduated from UW-Madison with a Masters degree in Counseling Psychology. Zoe holds a lifetime Pupil Services license with the WI Department of Public Instruction and has worked as a School Counselor in both the Madison Metropolitan School District, and more locally in the North Crawford School District.
Zoe has specific training in Motivational Interviewing, SBIRT, Trauma Focused CBT, Mindfulness, and Bal-A-Vis-X.
Zoe is a member of the American Counseling Association
Children and Adolescents. Building awareness and skills to support our experience with our stress response system. Trauma Sensitive Schools and Communities.