Jessica Niemi, MSSW

Jessica Croatt Niemi MSSW LICSW IMH-E® (IV)

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Jessica specializes in working with families with young children and parents. She is certified to provide Parent Child Interaction Therapy and Trauma-Informed Child Parent Psychotherapy, evidenced based practices for children and their caretakers. Jessica has a wealth of specialized skills in the field of Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health.

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Laura Hansen, MSW, LICSW

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Laura Hansen, MSW, LICSW has thirty-two years of experience working in the mental health, counseling and social work field. She enjoys working with adults, adolescents and children ages seven and up.

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Feedback from LCA clients:

They matched me with the perfect therapist!

Easy to get to.  Very friendly people willing to help.

Easy to work with.  Made me feel comfortable!

Her thoughtfulness and her knowledge of helping people with depression is what I need to achieve my goals!

Good location, feels very professional and confidential!

The staff members are always well informed and ready to help/answer questions.

I appreciated being treated normally, even though I was getting help with a difficult situation.

It is a very comfortable atmosphere.  Everyone is flexible and understanding!

Location is great and the staff is excellent with customer service.  Therapy is also professional and comfortable.

Listens to both my child and me.  Getting us through some very difficult times with care and compassion.

My therapist is great!  Of all the therapists we've had over the years, she understands our family and kids the best.  Very helpful!

Therapy at LCA has helped my progress immensely!

Friendly and helpful atmosphere.  Feel at ease walking in.

The appointment times work well with my schedule.  My children get along well with their therapists.

Our counselor wanted to meet our entire family to find out how to better help our son.  She offered lots of suggestions and things to help us in the long term.

I love coming to LCA.  Everybody is so friendly and make you feel so much better.

I like that the staff are flexible with scheduling.

She's thinking through things with me instead of just giving directions.  It shows that she cares.

Quick and easy to get an appointment.  Friendly, helpful staff.

My therapist was very, very kind and is an awesome problem solver.

Talking with my therapist is helping, instead of holding it all in.

You are all warm, welcoming and so very helpful!  Thank you!!

I had a person to talk with about my problems and my problems are getting better.

When we come in for an appointment, the reception staff always has a friendly smile on her face.

I found scheduling flexible to my needs.

The receptionist knew my name after the second visit...very friendly!

My children's counselors are awesome.  I've seen huge progress in both my kids.

Greatly appreciate having the option of Christian Counseling and being able to filter issues through that lens!

My ARMHS staff is awesome!  She has helped me make progress in many areas of my life.  I have better relationships now.

I am so thankful I was directed here!

All the staff were friendly and helpful.  They answered all my questions.

My child's therapist is awesome!  So helpful and relates well to the whole family.

My son and daughter are making steps toward our family goals!

They work with your schedule and do whatever they can to help you.

My counselor helps me out when I need it most.  I can always count on them to say the right things, even when I don't want to hear it.

I appreciate the text/phone reminders.

Easy to work with.  You can tell they genuinely care about their clients.

They gave me hope for the future.  Life saving.

Meeting with my therapist has been making my life and relationships a lot less stressful.

They were open to my opinion of which counselor I see.

Very welcoming place.  We love our therapist!

I love the comfortable feel in the office.

Everyone was very helpful.  I'm glad I called to get help!

I always feel that my therapist is listening to what I have to say and helping me come up with practical ways to deal with things.

I have a great therapist.  I appreciate her assistance!

I'm so appreciative of my therapist's knowledge, skill and understanding.

The staff have good attitudes and open minds.

My therapist is a life saver! :-)

My therapist understands my child's needs and listens.

The receptionist staff have been amazing.  They are friendly and caring.  You can tell they enjoy their job.

The front desk staff had a positive attitude and was patient with me.

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Office Hours

Park Rapids Office

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday
    8:00 to 5:00
  • Wednesday
    8:00 to 7:00
  • Friday
    8:00 to 1:00

Bemidji Office

  • Monday – Thursday
    8:00 to 5:00
  • Friday
    8:00 to 12:00

Menahga Office

  • Open by appointment

LCA offices may be closed over the noon hour. 

Important Numbers

Park Rapids Office Phone:
218-366-9229

Bemidji Office Phone:
218-444-2233

Menahga Office Phone:
218-564-9229

LCA Fax Number (all offices):

218-237-2520

24-Hour Crisis Line:
800-422-0045