Extended Bio of Jacob Bloom

Jacob Bloom, M.A., LPC, NCC - Counselor, AOD Program Specialist

Jake is a graduate of Menomonie High School and he earned his B.S. in Recreation Management from UW-LaCrosse. He and his wife spent 3½ years in Michigan while Jake worked on his master’s degree in School Counseling at Eastern Michigan University. He has been involved in wrestling his whole life either as an athlete or a coach. He wrestled at UW-LaCrosse until an injury forced him to start coaching. Currently he helps coach the Menomonie High School team and helps with the Menomonie Youth Wrestling Program. He enjoys kayaking, fishing, and any other outdoor recreation activity he finds time for.

As a counselor/therapist Jake likes to get his clients to examine their beliefs about what ever is troubling them. He then helps his clients examine how their beliefs about the situation/event/relationship are causing them either positive or negative physical and emotional consequences.