Elise Altonen

Licensed Professional Counselor

Area of Expertise

About Me

Elise Altonen is a dedicated and compassionate Limited Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in emotion-focused therapy, cognitive behavior therapy (CBT), and client-centered counseling. Her mission is to create a safe and welcoming space where adolescents and adults can embark on a journey of emotional healing and personal growth.

Elise has honed her skills in creating a warm and empathetic therapeutic atmosphere. Her approach is grounded in the belief that each person is unique and deserves personalized care tailored to their specific needs and goals.

Elise currently works at Petoskey Professional Counselors where she offers a client-centered approach to therapy, prioritizing patients’ unique experiences, values, and goals. Elise’s aim is to make clients feel comfortable and supported as they work together to address their emotional well-being. During collaborative work, Elise will provide guidance, feedback, and evidence-based interventions.


  • Petoskey Professional Counselors
  • Alumni Of

  • University of Colorado
  • Professional Profiles

  • Petoskey Professional Counselors - Our Team
  • Psychology Today - Elise Altonen
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