Michael Franke

Employment Information:

Job Title: CTSS Mental Health Professional/Supervisor

Credentials: LP


Joined: 2019
Years of Experience: 30
Services: Outpatient Therapy Children’s Therapeutic Services and Supports (CTSS)
Locations: Woodbury Clinic


Educational Information:

Undergraduate College/University: University of Wisconsin
Undergraduate Degree: BS


Graduate College/University: Antioch University
Graduate Degree: MA



Personal Information:

Clinical Approach:
My primary framework is family systems theory which sees the family unit as a conglomeration of interrelated and interdependent parts. For children to make and sustain changes, it requires the whole family system to adjust and support these changes. I also utilize cognitive-behavioral therapy, strength-based therapy, and more traditional supportive psychotherapy approaches.


Clinical Interests:
Anxiety, Depression, PTSD, Abuse, ADHD, Family Issues, Self-Esteem, Grief & Loss


Personal Interests:
Spending time with my wife and children, bicycling, walking, gardening and yard work, Scouts, watching sports, and being with friends and family.