Elaina Adickes

Counseling Intern



West Lutheran High School



Elaina is gaining experience with a wide variety of populations and presenting concerns. She is comfortable working with faith-related topics and struggles.



Elaina joined Christian Family Solutions as an intern in 2019. She is currently working toward her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Bethel University and is serving clients under the primary supervision of Dr. Joshua Mears. Before graduate school, she earned a BA in Psychology at Wisconsin Lutheran College.


Elaina has a collaborative, flexible approach to counseling. She wants every person to know that they matter and they do not need to wrestle with life alone. Elaina prays that she can reflect the compassion of Christ, who walks with us through fear, pain, and shame.