I am a believing Christian and utilize a Christ-centered, faith based approach to working with people, but will allow you to determine how spirituality and faith are used in your counseling. I will listen with empathy as we work together to set realistic goals to help you attain what you are seeking to obtain from your counseling in our work together.
I have a Master of Arts in Counseling from the University of Illinois and a Master of Social Work in Clinical Social Work from the University of Iowa, I am licensed as a clinical social worker in both Iowa and Minnesota. I am also a Board Certified Professional Christian Counselor, and am a member in good standing of both the American Association of Christian Counselors and the National Association of Christian Social Workers.
- Stress, Anxiety
- Anger management
- Self esteem
- Coping with life changes
Addictions , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Trauma and abuse , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Parenting issues , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coaching , Compassion fatigue , ADHD , Abandonment , Aging and Geriatric Issues , Attachment Issues , Avoidant Personality , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Co-morbidity , Codependency , Commitment Issues , Communication Problems , Control Issues , Coping with Natural or Human-Caused Disaster , Dependent Personality , Dissociation , Divorce and Separation , Domestic Violence , Emptiness , Expats , Family of Origin Issues , Fatherhood Issues , Forgiveness , Guilt and Shame , Impulsivity , Infidelity , Isolation/Loneliness , Jealousy , Life Purpose , Men's Issues , Midlife Crisis , Money and Financial Issues , Mood Disorders , Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks , Paranoia , Prejudice and Discrimination , Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling) , Self-Love , Sex Addiction , Social Anxiety and Phobia , Workplace Issues Read more...
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Existential Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
MN LICSW 04951
IA LISW 098706
These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Dan Bannister. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with Faithful Counseling might be different.
Dan is a good listener with good ideas and is knowledgeable. He really helps break down what is going on so you can get outside your situation and see what options you have to move forward.
Understands individual issues, gives helpful resources, easy to talk to, is prompt and courteous.
Dan was very attentive and understanding. He helped me through a huge life transition. He taught me how to be kind to myself. I appreciated his insight and wisdom.