Emily Barben, MS, LCPC

Emily Barben was born and raised in central Pennsylvania. After completing her B.A. in Psychology at Pennsylvania State in 2011, she moved to Bozeman to enjoy the beautiful mountains and outdoor recreation. Emily followed her desire to help people with mental health and relationship issues and earned her master’s degree in Marriage and Family Counseling through Montana State University.

Emily now has over six years of experience working in the mental health field, primarily as a crisis counselor, specializing in suicide and sexual assault. For the past 2 years at Little Bear, she has specialized in working with couples using EFT. Emily values vulnerability, honesty and directness. She is passionate about helping individuals, couples, and families to live more fulfilling and emotionally connected lives. 

When she's not working, Emily loves adventuring with her friends and her loyal pup, Layla. She also enjoys cooking, traveling, skiing, and basically anything outdoors!