Dr. Juanita McGowan

  • Kansas
  • Information updated 3 weeks ago

About Dr. Juanita McGowan's service

Dr. Juanita McGowan is a seasoned professional counselor, life coach, teacher, consultant, and administrator with over 40 years of experience as a licensed clinical social worker in Kansas. As an African-American, faith-based woman, she brings a unique perspective to her practice. Dr. McGowan understands that the journey of life can be challenging and difficult, and she applauds her clients for taking the courageous step to seek counseling support. She believes that everyone deserves to live their best life and offers guidance and support to help clients achieve a healthy state of mindfulness and wellness. Dr. McGowan places a strong emphasis on the role of the mind, thoughts, and consciousness in overcoming current issues and struggles. She embraces her clients’ faith and incorporates it into the therapy process if desired. Her counseling style is warm, engaging, positive, and goal-oriented. Dr. McGowan encourages clients to tap into their strengths and personal resources to guide their treatment plan. She has worked with a diverse range of multicultural clients, including children, adolescents, and adults. Dr. McGowan holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Kansas and a Doctorate of Philosophy degree from Kansas State University in Adult and Continuing Education. If you are ready

Areas of Focus and Specialization

  • Addictions
  • ADHD
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Coaching
  • Depression
  • Family conflicts
  • Grief
  • Relationship issues
  • Self esteem
  • Stress

Additional areas

  • Aging and Geriatric Issues
  • Caregiver Issues and Stress
  • Chronic Pain Illness and Disability
  • Commitment Issues
  • Communication Problems
  • Emptiness
  • Family Problems
  • Hoarding
  • Hospice and End of Life Counseling
  • Isolation / Loneliness
  • Life Purpose
  • Multicultural Concerns
  • Self-Love
  • Women's Issues
  • Workplace Issues

Therapeutic approaches

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Mindfulness Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Solution-Focused Therapy

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Years in practice

40 years

NPI number


License Details


License: LSCSW


License number: 529

Expires at 2025-02-28

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