Drew Jaeger, MSW, LGSW

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Drew Jaeger

Drew Jaeger, MSW, LGSW (MN), LMSW (ND) provides counseling services for adult individuals, adolescents (ages 14+), and couples. Drew believes in person-centered therapy that considers the whole person (mind, body, spirit) and uses strength-based, evidenced-informed strategies to partner with those whom he meets. Each person is considered an expert of their own experiences as client goals are pursued, together. Drew has experience working as a mental health professional since 2015 and in that time has enjoyed engaging clients through psychotherapy, adult rehabilitative mental health services, case management, and psychometric testing. Today, he commonly assists clients by helping to build coping skills, regulate emotions, overcome communication difficulties, and aid in relational dissatisfaction.

Drew is a Licensed Master Social Worker and holds a Master’s Degree in Social Work from the University of North Dakota. Drew has additionally earned two undergraduate degrees (Bachelor’s of Science in Psychology; Bachelor’s of Science in Social Work), along with a Minor in Religious Studies from the University of North Dakota. He serves client populations with a wide range of diagnoses and symptoms through evidence-based practices such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (including Dialectical Behavioral Therapy), Motivational Interviewing, Solution Focused Therapy, Narrative Therapy, and Enhanced Illness Management and Recovery.

He and his wife presently reside in Bemidji, MN. In his recreation time Drew enjoys exploring the outdoors (camping, hiking, biking, canoeing, skiing…you name it!) as well as engaging hobbies like leatherwork and knifemaking.

Call 218-444-2233 to schedule an appointment with Drew.

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Feedback from LCA clients:

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

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

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

They gave me hope for the future.  Life saving.

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!

My therapist understands my child's needs and listens.

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

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

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

Therapy at LCA has helped my progress immensely!

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

I like that the staff are flexible with scheduling.

They matched me with the perfect therapist!

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

My therapist is a life saver! :-)

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

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.

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

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

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

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

Good location, feels very professional and confidential!

I appreciate the text/phone reminders.

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

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

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.

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

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

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

I am so thankful I was directed here!

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

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

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

The staff have good attitudes and open minds.

I love the comfortable feel in the office.

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

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

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

Friendly and helpful atmosphere.  Feel at ease walking in.

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

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

Very welcoming place.  We love our therapist!

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

I found scheduling flexible to my needs.

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

Easy to work with.  Made me feel comfortable!

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

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Park Rapids Office

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

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  • 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. 

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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