Nicole Pingel is a licensed professional counselor. Nicole received her B.S. in Psychology at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse and her Masters in Clinical Psychology at the Forest Institute of Professional Psychology. Nicole has prior experience working in residential care where she worked with teen and preteen boys with abuse and neglect histories. Nicole’s passion is helping the kids that she works with find meaning from their trauma and helping them to feel capable and free to be the best version of themselves. In her free time, Nicole enjoys hiking, traveling, and spending time with her dogs.