Dr. Schaefer is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist. She completed her Ph.D. at Marquette University (APA accredited) and her clinical internship at the Milwaukee VA Medical Center (APA accredited) in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Dr. Schaefer’s orientation is largely cognitive-behavioral with an emphasis on solution-focused interventions. She works from the strengths of her patients, encouraging their positive growth and change. Initial assessment of problem areas and strengths are typically part of a full diagnostic evaluation at the outset. See more under “Services” to learn more about how psychotherapy works.
Dr. Schaefer is a member of the American Psychological Association (APA) and the Wisconsin Psychological Association (WPA). Dr. Schaefer is also one out of three owners that direct Behavioral Health Clinic of Wausau.
Dr. Schaefer’s specialties include:
Depression and bipolar disorders
Anxiety, stress, phobias
Children’s conduct/oppositional Issues
Post-traumatic stress disorder
Pre-adoptive and pre-surrogacy issues
Children and adolescents
Dr. Schaefer would also be available as a media consultant for any of the above issues.