Our Providers

Laurissa Schisel, MS, LPC-IT

Post Graduate Therapist Trainee

Laurissa Schisel, MS, LPC-IT, is a post-graduate therapist trainee and currently working with clients at Catalpa’s Appleton location. She has worked with children and teens ranging in ages of 5-18, enjoys treating, and working with issues related to self-esteem, self-doubt, body image, stress management and life changes. Laurissa is passionate about nutrition and how that affects our bodies, mood and daily functions. She likes using relaxation to promote mindfulness and growth to decrease anxiety and depression.


She earned her Bachelors of Science degree in Human Development from the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay and obtained a Master of Arts Degree in Counseling from Lakeland College.


Laurissa believes in creating a safe space to promote growth and allow for trusting relationships to be built. She believes in treating the family as a whole by providing education and guidance – while still engaging the family in conversation and encouragement. When given the right tools to navigate life, one can learn who they really are, how they can improve their mental health and live a more authentic, fulfilled life of happiness.


Outside of work, Laurissa enjoys spending time with her family, reading, painting murals, and art and craft projects.

Important notes for your appointment:


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