JC Andries, LMSW
Counselor, Capital Area
JC earned her Bachelor of Social Work in 2020 and her Master of Social Work in 2021, both from Louisiana State University. She holds an active credential as a Licensed Master Social Worker. Her professional interests lie in crisis, grief, family of origin issues, and trauma – specifically sexual trauma and attachment trauma. She has been involved with STAR first as a volunteer hotline advocate, and now as a counselor.
She would describe her therapeutic style as relational, and prioritizes being authentic and genuine in her relationship with clients. She believes that the strength of the therapeutic relationship is the biggest predictor for successful client outcomes, and strives to foster a warm and trusting environment with her clients. JC believes that “you are the expert of you”, and that clients know how to take care of themselves better than anyone else. She enjoys being a steady support for clients while they work together to accomplish their goals.