Diane Cerven, MA, LPCC

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Diane Cerven, LPCCDiane Cerven, Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, provides pre-teen, adolescent and adult therapy in a confidential, caring and strength-based environment. She received her master’s degree in 2004 from Denver Seminary. Diane works with individuals, and couples, in assessment, and treatment of emotional disorders. Her goal is to promote mental health.

In couple’s therapy, Diane’s goal is to help couples become masters of relationships, including communication skills and relationship building. She has completed Level 1 Training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy. In individual therapy she works with people struggling with depression, anxiety, effects of trauma and relationship issues. Our mind and body are not the only parts of us, there is also our soul. Christian counseling is available upon request.  

Diane believes that meditation and mindfulness are keys to a healthy brain and lifestyle. Meditation has been proven to help improve many mental health disorders including depression, anxiety, and PTSD. To that effect she facilitates beginning meditation group. Anger management is also available, usually done in individual sessions.

Call 218-366-9229 to schedule an appointment with Diane.

Ellie Anderson MSW, LICSW
Da’Nel Chase, MS, LPCC, RPT

Feedback from LCA clients:

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

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

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.

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

They matched me with the perfect therapist!

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

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

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

I like that the staff are flexible with scheduling.

Friendly and helpful atmosphere.  Feel at ease walking in.

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 found scheduling flexible to my needs.

Very welcoming place.  We love our therapist!

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

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

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

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

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

My therapist is a life saver! :-)

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

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

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

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

My therapist understands my child's needs and listens.

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

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

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

Good location, feels very professional and confidential!

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

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

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

I appreciate the text/phone reminders.

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

Therapy at LCA has helped my progress immensely!

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

Easy to work with.  Made me feel comfortable!

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

The staff have good attitudes and open minds.

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

They gave me hope for the future.  Life saving.

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

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

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

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

I am so thankful I was directed here!

I have a great therapist.  I appreciate her assistance!

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

I love the comfortable feel in the office.

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

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


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