Jacinta Putnam, MS, LPCC, NCC

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Jacinta Putnam, MS, LPCC, NCC is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and National Certified Counselor with 12 years’ clinical experience providing therapy to childreJacinta Putnam, LPCCn, adolescents, adults, and families.  She received her Master’s Degree from South Dakota State University and is qualified as a Clinical Supervisor by the Minnesota Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy.

Jacinta has been trained in both Trauma Focused – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) and Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT) and other Minnesota evidenced-based practices for treating depression, anxiety, and disruptive behaviors in youth.  She is also a trainer for SafeTALK, a suicide awareness and prevention training for anyone ages 15 and up.  Her other interests include working with individuals struggling with substance abuse and facilitating men’s Domestic Violence Groups using the Duluth Model. 

Jacinta’s past experience includes; school-based, in-home, and outpatient mental health programs where she provided individual and group therapy, crisis intervention and supervision of mental health practitioners.  She has specialized training in parenting and working with children, adolescents, and adults who have experienced domestic violence and trauma, as well as working with the Native American community.  

Jacinta’s areas of special interest include working with trauma survivors and treatment of anxiety, depression, anger management, and helping people experiencing grief and loss. 

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

Melissa Stave, MS, LADC, LPCC, NCC
Laura Kempnich, MSW, LGSW

Client Comments

“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.’

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 – Friday
    8:00 to 5:00

Menahga Office

  • Open by appointment

LCA offices may be closed over the noon hour. 

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