Nichol LeBeau, LAC (she/her/hers)

Behavioral Health Clinician and Embedded Counselor at Native American Student Affairs (NASA)

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Identities & Language

  • Cis Woman
  • Straight/Heterosexual
  • Indigenous
  • Cheyenne River Lakota (Sioux) Tribe
  • Spiritual
  • Language: English

Education & License

Nichol is a licensed associate counselor in the state of Arizona.  She earned her Bachelor of Science at Black Hills State University in Spearfish, SD, and her Master of Arts at Northwestern University at Evanston, IL.  

CAPS Service Teams

  • Counseling
  • Embedded Counselor at Native American Student Affairs (NASA)

Specialty Populations

  • BIPOC
  • Couples
  • DACA
  • Disabled
  • Immigrant
  • International Students
  • LGBTQIAPP+
  • Neurodiverse
  • QT+BIPOC 

Specialty Areas

  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Crisis
  • Depression
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Emotional Abuse or Narcissistic Abuse
  • Family Conflict/Family of Origin
  • Gender Identity Concerns or Gender Dysphoria
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Transitions
  • Non-Suicidal Self-Injury/Self-Harming
  • Panic
  • Peer Relationships
  • Racial Identity
  • Racial Trauma
  • Relationship Issues
  • Relationship Violence
  • Self-Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse or Assault
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Social Anxiety
  • Spirituality
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Women's Issues 

Treatment Approach

  • Compassion-Based
  • Dialectal Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Interpersonal
  • Mindfulness
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Psychodynamic
  • Solution-Focused
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma-Focused 

Professional Interests

Nichol has worked in the mental health field for about 10 years in a variety of settings, most recently in residential treatment settings.  Her focus has been on trauma, addiction, eating disorders, pain, and mood disorders which have given her a wealth of knowledge and understanding.  In her master's program, she focused on intergenerational trauma due to the forced boarding school systems and learned the huge impact on families and communities. Nichol uses a cultural approach of strength-based and trauma-focused.  

Personal Interests

Nichol spends as much time with her family when she can.  She loves to travel and has yet to travel outside the US.  Nichol likes to be active. She has run 4 half-marathons and can usually be found in a Zumba class.  Nichol credits her spirituality for grounding her when times get tough and helping her find a balance in life.  


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