Tara Vossenkemper, PhD, LPC

Tara Vossenkemper, PhD, LPC


LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor)

Area of Focus:

High conflict couples and marriage counseling. Folks who want to decrease toxic conflict and increase healthy conflict, relearn how to communicate with each other in effective ways (and where each partner feels understood), or who feel very disconnected and want to give their relationship one last shot.


PhD in Education with an emphasis in Counselor Education and Supervision from the University of Missouri Saint Louis.

MA in Counseling from Missouri Baptist University

Tara’s Recent Articles

Professional Background

After a brief stint as an Assistant Professor of a local university, Tara left to focus on her private practice full-time, quickly growing it into a group counseling practice with a diverse focus. Tara’s personal experience includes working with a wide range of clinical issues, from eating disorders and anxiety to spirituality and existential crises. However, her specialty and passion is working with couples and those in relationships, focusing on creating effective conflict and increasing intimacy.

Learn more about Tara and her practice at her website, TheCounselingHub.com

Professional Affiliations

  • President Elect-Elect | American Counseling Association of Missouri
  • Member | American Counseling Association

Online Publications

Vox, Inside Columbia, Columbia Missourian, Thriveworks, Goalcast, Business News Daily, Lovelife, Pulse, Cosmopolitan, Askmen, Brit+Co

Book Contribution

The Handbook of Sexual Orientation and Gender Diversity in Counseling (3rd ed)