Anna Rizzi

Licensed Professional Counselor (MO)

MO US

About Me

Prescribes Medication: No

Age Range: 5+


Anna Rizzi, MS, LPC is a licensed professional counselor who works with people aged 5 or older and reside in the state of Missouri. She works with individuals who have experienced trauma, struggle with communication and/or have mood, attachment or anxiety disorders. Additionally, Anna has extensive experience  with couples in healing and repairing relationships. Anna uses a client-centered approach to counseling with an eclectic style that adapts to the unique needs of each client. Anna's framework is based on the belief that everyone has value, purpose and something beautiful to offer. Her goal is to navigate and help you discovery the peace, joy, happiness in the life you are meant to live. 


In her career as a counselor, Anna has worked in a variety of settings including the military, a residential treatment centers, domestic violence centers and an adoption agency. Additionally, she is a certified Meyers-Briggs Type Indicator Practitioner. In her spare time, Anna loves to spend time with her large Italian family, good friends, and long walks with her dog.  


“Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.” -Mother Theresa



Anna Rizzi, requires no less than twenty-four (24) hours advance notice of a canceled appointment. Clients canceling appointments with less than 24 hours notice, will be billed the full charge for the visit as a No Show Fee. This fee will be billed automatically to the client’s credit card at the time of the cancellation.


Credits for No Show Fee: After having been billed a No Show Fee, all first time clients have the option to reschedule and receive full credit. Upon rescheduling and participating in an initial session within 21 days of the canceled session, the client’s account will be credited with the full No Show fee, and this credit can be applied to future sessions.

Qualifications

Experience

2015-2017: Magellan

Military Family Life Counselor

 

2010-2015: Johnson County Government

Deputy Director of Outreach—Human Services

 

2005-2010: LIGHT House Maternity Ministries

Associate Executive Director

 

2001-2003: Synergy Services

Residential Lead Therapist/Children Center Program Director

 

1993-2001: Steppingstone-Independence

Supervisor of Professional Services/Marketing

 

1992-1993: Family Violence Center

Children’s Program Specialist

 

1991-1992: Burrell CSTAR

Case Manager

Education

Missouri State University, M.S., Guidance and Counseling

Missouri State University, B.S., Child and Family Development

Specialties

  • Women's Issues and Health
  • Trauma and Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Relationships
  • Oppositional-defiant Disorder
  • Mood Disorders
  • Marriage and Relationship Counseling
  • Life Transitions
  • Life Coaching
  • Family Therapy
  • Effective Communication
  • Child and Adolescent Therapy
  • Career Guidance
  • Grief Counseling
  • Attachment Disorder
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Anger Management