Meet Janelle Hallman

Janelle Hallman, PhD, LPC

Janelle is the clinical director and supervisor of Janelle Hallman & Associates. She reviews all requests for therapy and makes appropriate referrals to her associates or outside counselors. She is currently accepting new individual psychotherapy clients and is available for consultations with people seeking to glean from her expertise. She is also available for intensive therapy, life coaching, personal growth groups, professional consulting, training and public speaking. She has obtained a Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision as a means to provide even greater oversight and management of her clinic as well as supplement her credentials for academic teaching.


Professional Experience

Licensed Professional Counselor and Director of Janelle Hallman & Associates, Inc.
General counseling practice staffed by five clinicians, with a specialty in female same-sex attraction and emotional dependencies. Janelle and her staff also provide counseling intensives, life coaching, consultation, help for parents of homosexual children, therapeutic retreats, as well as audio and video resources to women with same-sex attraction. Westminster, Colorado (1993 – present).

Executive Director, Desert Hope Ministries
A Christian non-profit organization offering conferences, retreats, education and speaking services related to Biblical and psychological perspectives on relational and sexual wholeness.  Westminster, Colorado (2001 – present). Visit Desert Hope's Website.

Associate Professor, Denver Seminary
Denver, Colorado (2013 – present).

Adjunct Professor, Denver Seminary
Denver, Colorado (2003 – 2013). Class: The Psychological and Theological Perspectives of Homosexuality.

Adjunct Professor, Colorado Christian University
Master's in Biblical Counseling Program, Denver, Colorado (1998 - 2001, 2009 - 2013). 


Professional Education

Doctorate in Counselor Education and Supervision, Regent University, School of Counseling and Psychology, Virginia Beach, Virginia, 2014.

M.A. in Counseling with Honors:  Denver Seminary, 1995. Also completed graduate course work at Colorado Christian University, MABC program.

B.A. in Economics with Distinction: University of Colorado at Denver, 1985.

Paralegal Certificate: Denver Paralegal Institute, 1981.


Professional Awards

Ph.D. Merit Award, Regent University
Fellow Award, NARTH, 2009
Listed in Marquis' Who's Who of American Women, 2007
Listed in Strathmore's Who's Who, 2007-2008
Outstanding Graduate, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, University of Colorado at Denver, 1985
National Dean's List, 1985
Top Student, Dean's List, University of Colorado at Denver, Fall 1983 semester


Professional Licensure

The Mental Health Licensing Section of the Division of Registrations regulates the practice of licensed psychotherapist. If you feel that your rights have been violated or if you have any questions, concerns, or complaints regarding the practice of psychotherapy, please contact: The State Board of Licensed Professional Counselor Examiners.


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