Lauren Queen, MA, LPC, LCPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

Missouri License 2010015161

Illinois License 180.008879

National Certified Counselor

Certified EMDR Therapist

Treatment Issues

- Abuse
- Anger
- Anxiety & Stress
- Career
- Depression
- Grief & Loss
- Parenting
- Post Traumatic Stress Disorder/PTSD
- Self-Esteem
- Self-Harm
- Spiritual Issues
- Trauma Recovery
- Women's Issues

Insurance & Payment Options

- Aetna
- Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield
- Cigna
- Tricare (Standard)
- Private Pay

Background and Experience


Lauren worked as an intern at Meier Clinics before joining Alpha Omega Christian Counseling in 2009.  Prior to obtaining her Master of Arts in Counseling Lauren worked as a Middle School Youth Leader for 3 years. Additionally, Lauren has conducted seminars on various counseling and spiritual topics at area churches, schools, and special interest groups. In February 2011 Lauren became certified in EMDR Therapy, which is a form of counseling that is extremely effective in treating trauma. Since then, Lauren continues to develop her expertise in EMDR by attending additional trainings and participating in the local St. Louis EMDRIA Network, which is a group of EMDR professionals that meet throughout the year. In 2016 she joined the EMDR International Association (EMDRIA). Lauren is also a National Certified Counselor and an active member of Psychology Today.

Special Interests and Services


Lauren enjoys counseling adults and adolescents encompassing a wide range of issues. While she has worked with a variety of mental health issues, Lauren specializes in trauma counseling and in career coaching.  Lauren has created a website (www.counselorqueen.com) that provides more in depth information regarding her counseling approach along with other helpful resources. When she has free time, Lauren enjoys blogging (http://counselorqueen.blogspot.com/)
and tweeting (@CounselorQueen).  Lauren also enjoys volunteering with the St. Louis EMDRIA Network by attending their meetings and creating and maintaining their website at www.stlemdria.com.

Education and Training


Bachelor of Arts in Music Education, Butler University
Master of Arts in Counseling, Covenant Theological Seminary

Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) - Missouri
Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC) - Illinois
National Certified Counselor (NCC)
EMDRIA Certified EMDR Therapist