Dr. Ellen J Anderson, Ph.D, LPCC-S

(she, her)
Preferred Name: Ellen

Online Therapy

About Me

I have 40 years of experience in mental health, including 14 years practicing as an EMDR therapist. I work with adolescents, young adults and on up to Seniors. I'm the mother of 3, grandmother of 9, and love to be outdoors biking or hiking.

Education & Experience

Masters from the University of Montana, 1980, Ph.D from University of Toledo, 1999. 5 years as school counselor and school psychologist, 14 years in community mental health, and 22 years in private practice. I have taken numerous advanced EMDR trainings over the past 14 years.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

EMDRIA member

Specialty Area

  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Suicide Risk
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • First Responders
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


  • UnitedHealth

Paramount, Medical Mutual, Frontpath, Optum, UMR, McClaren