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About

Jeannie Zuidema, LCSW

Welcome! As a Billings Counseling service provider, I am honored to meet you during a difficult time in your life and to be a part of your journey to growth and well-being.  Each day I am privileged to walk along side individuals, just like you, building a connection.  With each new joy or storm there can also be a sense of loss as to what was, or a sense of fear as to what is to come.   

After several years teaching music at the university level, I felt a pull to combine music with another field, leading me on the path of discovering that the innate ability I have to listen and develop rapport with people, could be used as a therapist.  

 

Shortly after opening a private practice, I was diagnosed with breast cancer.  I noticed a disconnect between the medical diagnosis and treatment and the emotional impact on my life.  As a result of my journey, I chose to focus my practice on helping others navigate through the roller coaster of emotions that come with a life altering medical diagnosis.

Outside the office I enjoy pulling weeds, playing the piano, gardening, water falls, and nature.

 

Healing rain is a real touch from God.  It could be physical healing or emotional or whatever.  - Michael W. Smith, musician

Qualifications

Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

Master of Social Work - Walla Walla University