Nicole Ciavarella (she/her)

Accepting Clients

I am a master's level psychology intern with a passion for helping clients identify their needs and create strategies for meeting them.

Student Therapist in White Bear Lake, MN
Supervised by Jessica Van Berkum, LMFT

About My Clients

My passion lies in fostering a space where all clients can openly acknowledge their emotions, supporting them on a journey towards self-discovery and authenticity. My clients encompass individuals seeking personal growth, teenagers navigating the complexities of adolescence, and couples striving for healthier relationships. It is my privilege to be part of their journeys.

My Background and Approach

My primary goal is to empower clients by helping them pinpoint their needs and equipping them with strategies to meet those needs effectively. I am deeply enthusiastic about guiding couples & individuals toward growth and fulfillment. I employ a diverse array of approaches to provide clients with valuable tools. These tools encompass reframing techniques to shift current negative thought patterns, grounding methods to manage immediate anxiety, and goal planning strategies that enable clients to attain their objectives. My profound passion lies in cultivating genuine connections and empowering individuals as they embark on their journey towards emotional well-being. Grounded in a relational perspective, my approach revolves around aiding you in recognizing your needs, discovering effective avenues to fulfill them, and embracing your emotions to lead an authentically fulfilling life.

My Personal Beliefs and Interests

I believe in passionately aiding individuals in embracing their current selves. Many think change is necessary for adequacy, love, or deservingness. It's crucial to help clients see their immense worth in their mental health journey. Desires are valid, despite insecurities. I'm devoted to ensuring clients feel loved at all life stages. I hold that everyone deserves fulfillment and the experience of joy.

Insurance Plans Accepted
  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Optum
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • United Healthcare
  • UMR
  • Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield
  • Medica Health Plans
  • Preferred One
  • Healthpartners
  • UCare
  • Evernorth
I offer online counseling in the following states:

At A Glance

  • Experience: Less than a year
  • Languages: English


(612) 367-7065 Email Nicole
4756 Banning Avenue
Suite 210
White Bear Lake, MN 55110

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