Lynn Gilpin-Parks, MS, CRC, LPC
Director of Clinical Services
Mental Health Provider
608-286-1132 Ext. 2
Lynn graduated from UW-Whitewater with a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Special Education. She went on the earn her master’s degree in Rehabilitation Counseling at UW-Madison. Lynn is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC) and Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC). She has over 20 years’ experience working with a variety of populations in professional support and social service fields. Lynn’s work has allowed her to utilize a variety of treatment modalities, including: Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Mindfulness.
Lynn’s caseloads over the years, have encompassed children, adults, and families from various cultural and socioeconomic backgrounds. Much of her focus has been with children and families, whom have experienced significant trauma, complex behavioral challenges and mental health struggles. Furthermore, Lynn works to help clients in understanding that behaviors are an outward expression of emotions; associated with anxiety, depression, trauma, and other related mental health diagnoses. Lynn has experience working on complex multi-disciplinary teams and working closely with other professionals to ensure cohesive services are provided to achieve best possible outcomes. Lynn enjoys working with consumers and teams to build relationships that foster skill development, facilitate independence and accommodate individualized goal achievement. Lynn focuses on meeting clients where they are at and building a strong foundation, by offering empathy and compassion throughout treatment.
Lynn’s personal interests include adventures with her husband and three children. She enjoys traveling the world and experiencing new cultures, power lifting, running, and any other type of physical fitness. Lynn also feeds her soul by spending hours in her gardens, canning, and cooking.