Geoff Gaukler is a Licensed Professional Counselor and works full-time seeing individual clients at Northern Prairie Community Clinic on the University of North Dakota campus. Geoff previously served as a middle school and high school counselor for many years, and more recently, he fulfilled the role of mental health coordinator for Grand Forks Public Schools. Geoff sees youth (ages 10+) and adult clients and he has a wealth of experience working through life’s challenges with adolescents and their parent(s) / guardian(s). Geoff utilizes an integrative approach to therapy; meaning he draws on different techniques to adapt to the specific needs of the individual. Geoff believes in taking a strengths-based approach to empower his clients and instill hope. His compassionate approach to counseling does not ignore vulnerabilities or struggles, but rather helps clients build resiliency to tackle life’s challenges.
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC #921-10-1-17)
School Counselor Credential (ND #990)
Educator's Professional License (ND # 51506)
2010, M.A., Counseling (School Emphasis), University of North Dakota
1994, B.S. Ed., Middle School Education, University of North Dakota