Bridgit Pankonin, MA, LPCC, NCC
EAP Consultant and Educator Peer Coach
Bridgit Pankonin is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in MN and a National Certified Counselor. She is a consultant/therapist in private practice located in Perham, MN. Bridgit provides counseling services to individuals, couples, and families.
In addition, Bridgit is a Licensed Substitute Teacher and has taught multiple subjects and multiple grades as a substitute teacher. She was also a member of the Perham School Board for 9 years and a member of the board of MN Rural Education Association. She participated as a member on multiple committees to hire administrative and teaching staff. Also she negotiated with both administrative and teaching staff. She currently works with clients that have personal issues affecting their workplace performance. She understands the work/life balance struggles that the education profession faces.
Bridgit Pankonin is a consultant with VITAL WorkLife, a national behavioral consulting company with consultants in every major city and a wide-ranging expertise in every aspect of behavioral health. For over 35 years, we have offered industry leading Employee Assistance Programs, specialized support, training and consulting for a wide variety of industries. We also have deep experience in healthcare, assisting physicians and providers in dealing with the challenges facing their profession. This approach of helping employees and their families, while also guiding teams, builds healthy sustainable behaviors and productive organizations.