Valerie Meyers, MS, LPCC-S
The company was formed by Valerie Meyers, MS, LPCC, in May of 2010. Valerie Meyers, MS, LPCC, was born and raised in the Bismarck-Mandan area. In 2001, Meyers earned her B.S. in Community Psychology from St Cloud State University in St Cloud, MN. She continued her education, earning her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of Wisconsin-Stout in Menomonie, WI.
Meyers specializes in treating children with expressive therapies such as play therapy, sandplay therapy, and art therapy. She has extensive training in children, parenting, and ways to help them. In addition, she loves applying a more holistic approach with nutrition.
The beginning of her career, 2004, she worked with the younger age from 1-5 years of age, with a specialty in infant mental health. During this time she applied play therapy, sandtray therapy, and parent-child relationships.
Soon she moved back to Bismarck, where she continued to work with children at the local Children's Advocacy Center. Here she was trained in forensics, treatment of child sexual abuse, and other traumas. Testifying in court, counseling, and working as a team was key.
In May of 2010 she opened The Kid's Therapy Center. Starting with one clinic and expanding to 3. During 2012, she began training on holistic approaches for mental health and began incorporating and training others. She continues to be a national sought-after speaker for a variety of children mental health topics.
As a boss, she strives to provide the best environment for her staff. Family and health are a priority. Healthy lunches are served regularly. Supporting staff in their career by setting goals and providing extensive training. It's an environment to flourish in.