Britt Gotzinger understands during difficult times one may feel the need to hide their authentic self because of fear of judgment from others. She offers an empathic, attentive, collaborative, and a non-judgmental environment that allows a person to feel welcome.
Britt’s therapeutic style demonstrates her sense of humor, wit, and ability to speak directly while maintaining warmth and understanding. She strives to identify client goals and establish realistic approaches to best reach positive therapeutic outcomes in order to serve her clients’ needs and ensure overall wellness.
“In a world where everyone wears a mask, it’s a privilege to see a soul.”
– Amanda Richardson
At Foundations Counseling, Britt Gotzinger works with a variety of clients who seek services, including, but not limited to:
- Health and Wellness – trauma, anxiety, depression, eating disorders, gender identity, self-care, self-esteem, sexual identity, stress, addictions
- Life Transitions – career counseling, grief and loss, life coaching, life stages, spiritual counseling, terminal illness
- Relationships and Families – alternative relationships, communication, couples counseling, divorce recovery, family counseling, parental counseling, pre-marital counseling, sexual issues, trauma recovery
Britt Gotzinger obtained her Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and Communication Studies from St. Cloud State University in her home state of Minnesota. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and a National Certified Counselor (NCC). Britt has experience working with individuals, couples, and families in a variety of areas, including trauma, mood disorders, grief, and relational issues.
Before her work at Foundations Counseling she was a school based therapist for high school and elementary students. While in graduate school, Britt worked with disenfranchised individuals in the criminal justice system, helping heal the effects abuse has on families and the community. Additionally, Britt facilitated Healthy Relationships / Sexuality Education classes to assist individuals in establishing positive interpersonal boundaries and living a healthy lifestyle. Britt Gotzinger also volunteered as a sexual assault advocate throughout her time in St. Cloud.
In her free time, Britt enjoys spending time with her pug (Mr. Perrywinkle), exploring Colorado, lifting weights and cheering on the Green Bay Packers. Britt understands it is a privilege to hear your story, and she is looking forward to hearing yours.