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Meet Our Providers

The Village is home to a large number of caring, licensed counselors, therapists, social workers, and other staff members who share the mission of strengthening kids and families. Use one or more of the filters above to narrow your search.

Adam Priebnow
BA, LAC
Location: Fargo
I am a primary counselor in the Intensive Outpatient Treatment Program at First Step Recovery . In addition to being the IOP group facilitator, I also see patients on an individual basis, provide educational lectures, and complete chemical dependency evaluations...Read more
Akpekanla Nehn Borh
LMFT
Location: St. Cloud
The reason I'm in this field is how much of a blessing it is to be able to witness an individual build upon who they are today to become who they want to be tomorrow. I'm an outpatient therapist at...Read more
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MSW, LMSW
Location: Grand Forks
As an In-Home Family Therapist , I strive to empower families to reach their goals by identifying strategies to help them develop their own solutions based on the unique strengths of each individual. My educational background includes a Master of...Read more
Alexis Lexi McMullen in-home therapist
MA, LMFT
Location: Detroit Lakes, Location: Moorhead
I have a master's degree in Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy and have been with The Village since 2008 working with families and individuals in home , school and office settings. I am trained in...Read more
Alicia Kellebrew
BBA - Banking and Financial Economics
Location: Fargo
My favorite part of my job is motivating, encouraging, and inspiring my clients to meet their financial goals . I am thankful to have a job that meshes my love for personal finance with helping others.Read more
Alison Erickson, counselor in St. Cloud
MSW, LICSW
Location: St. Cloud
I believe everyone has a story to tell, and everyone deserves to have that story heard. My goal as a therapist with The Village's St. Cloud office is to empower and give hope to my clients. My passions include working...Read more
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LMSW
Location: Bismarck
I have taken a particular interest in working with young children , adolescents, and their families. It is rewarding to see individuals grow, heal, and learn from various challenges in their life. I utilize expressive therapies including; play , art,...Read more
Alyssa Wennerberg, intensive in-home therapist
M.Ed, LPCC
Location: Fargo, Location: Moorhead
I am an In-Home Familiy Therapist in the Fargo region and also provide school-based mental health counseling services . I earned my Master of Education degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from North Dakota State University, and have been employed...Read more
Amber Morrighan, therapist
MA, LMFT
Location: St. Cloud
I have a master's degree in Child Clinical Psychology and a certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy. I have experience providing therapy in a variety of settings, and was originally trained specifically in children. However, over 15 years as a...Read more
Amy Neuheisel Village EAP Counselor
MS, LAPC, NCC
Location: Fargo, Location: Mahnomen
I decided to become a counselor when I realized how well the career aligns with my values of being nonjudgmental, empathetic, and unconditionally viewing people as worthy of respect. My goal is to provide a space for people to take...Read more
Andrea Rognlien
MS, LAPC, NCC
Location: Fargo
What motivates me as a counselor is being able to hear an individual's story and getting to join them on their journey of growth. I am an Employee Assistance Counselor in The Village's Fargo office . I earned a Master...Read more
Angela Blackford therapist
MSW, LBSW
Location: Fargo
I've worked with children and families for nearly a decade and truly love it. Helping others help themselves is why I got into this field. My belief is that people deserve to feel heard and understood which is why I...Read more
Anne Deters
MA
Location: St. Cloud
Being a rather optimistic individual I have always had an interest in how things were perceived and how to amplify positivity. List-making, goal-setting, visualization, and personal improvement led me to Adler Graduate School to pursue life coaching, which transformed into...Read more
Ashley Spinler
MS, LAMFT
Location: St. Cloud
I am a Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist who provides outpatient and in-home services to individuals, couples and families in St. Cloud, MN . I utilize a systemic perspective when working with my clients. I see every individual as...Read more
Bethany Peterson
MS, LMFT
Location: Fargo
I am an In-Home Family Therapist in the Fargo office, and have been with The Village since 2016. I received my Masters of Science in Human Development and Family Science from North Dakota State University, and am a Licensed Marriage...Read more
Village counselor Bobbi Steidl
MSW, LICSW
Location: Alexandria
As a counselor, it is my goal to help others reach their goals and live their lives to the best of their ability. I have been trained in working with very young children and their families to help them develop...Read more
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M.Ed., LAPC, NCC
Location: Detroit Lakes, Location: Perham
As an Employee Assistance Counselor in the Detroit Lakes and Perham region, my goal is to assist individuals with tapping into and utilizing their strengths to grow and find change. I love seeing others make progress and reach their goals...Read more
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MS, LAPC
Location: Minot
I personally believe that my love of people is my greatest asset, it is what drives me as a counselor. I am extremely empathetic and feel it is one of the reasons I went into the field of counseling. I...Read more
Brittany Reinke
MS, LMFT
Location: St. Cloud
I enjoy working with adolescents to adults struggling from a wide variety of mental health issues. I have experience working with individuals, couples and families using a nonjudgmental, compassionate, systemic approach to treat clients while helping them build and strengthen...Read more
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MS, LAMFT
Location: Moorhead
I received my Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from San Jose State University, and my Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy, from Chico State University. I feel extremely lucky to be able to work alongside people in the...Read more
Calie Brown, counselor, Bismarck
MS, LAC, LAPC
Location: Bismarck
As a Licensed Associate Professional Counselor in The Village's Bismarck office , I provide outpatient mental health counseling to adults and couples. I primarily use evidence-based practice models, cognitive behavioral therapy, and person-centered therapy, as well as incorporating an alternative/holistic...Read more
Chasity Davidson
LMSW
Location: Minot
I was born and raised in South Dakota, but moved to Southern California for a year to complete my Master of Social Work degree at the University of Southern California in 2016. After graduating, my family and I moved to...Read more
Chris Bietz
MS, LPCC
Location: Fargo
My basic philosophy is rooted in the belief that building a therapeutic relationship stems from being genuine. I am openly lesbian and work with members of the LGBTQ+ community as well as their families. I work with people who are...Read more
Christina Colon
MS, LAPC, LBSW
Location: Bismarck
I am passionate about the well-being of families, advocacy, and presenting education on the importance of mental health. The University of Mary in Bismarck, ND is where I received my master’s in clinical mental health counseling. Providing empathy and a...Read more
Christina Smestad
MS, LMFT
Location: Moorhead
I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who works with adults, children, couples and families to help people learn the skills necessary to be the best version of themselves. I provide therapy in the outpatient, school and in-home settings...Read more
Cindy Skauge, adoption social worker
LBSW
Location: Fargo
I have worked in the adoption field , specifically Search & Disclosure , for three decades. I graduated with a Bachelor of Social Work degree from Minnesota State University Moorhead, and started in this field to make a difference in...Read more
Darren Carter, EAP Clinical Supervisor
MS, M.Ed., LPCC, NCC
Location: Fargo
I believe people naturally strive for success and lifestyle wellness. However, too much stress can cause strain on people’s lives and relationships. As the Employee Assistance Program Clinical Supervisor at the Fargo office, I focus on skill-building so that individuals...Read more
Dave Stern, Alexandria office
MS, LICSW
Location: Alexandria
I supervise The Village's in-home family-based services staff and interns. I earned a Master of Science degree from Minnesota State University Moorhead, and am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker. I have practiced in the mental health field for 40 years.Read more
Denise Hellekson, Village Business Institute Program Supervisor.
MS, LAPC, LISW, CEAP
Location: Fargo
As the Program Supervisor for The Village Business Institute , I provide guidance to the EAP counselors. I also provide counseling services to adolescents, adults, couples, and families with concerns regarding anxiety, depression, trauma, grief/loss, relationship issues, self-esteem, life stress,...Read more
Eben Danielson
M.Ed., LPCC
Location: Moorhead
I take a strengths-based approach to counseling. I believe progress comes through building a relationship in which I seek to help individuals and families overcome their obstacles by building upon their natural strengths. Every individual comes from a unique background,...Read more
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MSW, LICSW
Location: Alexandria
I am the Alexandria, Minnesota , Regional Program Supervisor. I earned a Master of Clinical Social Work degree from Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas. I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in Minnesota, certified in Eye Movement Desensitization and...Read more
MSW
Location: Minot
I am the Family Centered Engagement Facilitator for Ward County. Utilizing a strengths-based approach I have a passion for helping families build strong, safe and lasting relationships. I enjoy working primarily with youth and families. I have a master’s degree...Read more
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MSW, LCSW
Location: Grand Forks
My professional interests include working with survivors of complex trauma, particularly military sexual trauma, veterans experiencing challenges adjusting to life after the military, and active duty military members and their families. I also have extensive experience working with at-risk and...Read more
Hannah Pederson
MS, LPCC
Location: Moorhead
Working with individuals, children, and families challenges and excites me every day; I enjoy seeing clients make progress and accomplish their goals as well as providing empathy and understanding when things are not going so well. I work full-time as...Read more
Heather Siek
Psy.D., LPCC
Location: Moorhead
I work from a strength-based approach to instill hope in my clients and empower them to reach their goals. I have my doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Minnesota School of Professional Psychology. I am trained in the evidence-based models...Read more
Heather Trettel
MS, LMFT
Location: St. Cloud
I have a passion for helping children and their families find strength, hope, and healing. The focus of my career has been in working with young children and their families who have experienced adversity and stressful and traumatic events. As...Read more
Janet Amundson, counselor
MA, LPCC
Location: Grand Forks
I am a Children and Family Therapist in the Village's Grand Forks office . I earned a Master of Arts degree in Counseling from the University of North Dakota, and completed the Infant and Early Childhood Mental Health Certificate Program...Read more
Jenna Forbord
M.Ed., LPC
Location: Fargo
As an In-Home Family Therapist out of The Village's Fargo office, I work with children and adolescents, along with their families, to help build upon their strengths and reinforce their relationships, communication, and coping skills. I earned my Master of...Read more
Jerilyn Fischer-Arnold
MA, LMFT
Location: Fargo
I have a passion for working with people and believe there is healing power in a person's story. Because I enjoy nature, hiking, kayaking, and camping, I often will use visuals from those experiences in the counseling environment. My desire...Read more
Jessi Sorenson, Family Centered Engagement Facilitator in Bismarck
Location: Bismarck
It's incredibly fulfilling to help those in need and make a difference in someone's life. There will always be a lot of suffering and sadness in the world, and so to help is fulfilling. I work as a Family Centered...Read more
Jill Theisen
MS, LPCC
Location: St. Cloud
One of my passions is helping others gain understanding of their pain, find inner strength and work towards healing from painful experiences. I am a therapist in St. Cloud , and have been employed with The Village since 2013. I...Read more
Joann Jesser
Location: Bismarck
I am a Family Centered Engagement Facilitator in The Village's Bismarck office . I have an associate degree from Bismarck State College and a bachelor's degree from Minot State University. I majored in criminal justice with a minor in Psychology...Read more
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M.Ed., LAC, MAC
Location: Fargo
As the Supervisor to the Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP), I provide guidance to the counselors on the team; creating a healthy working environment to foster the growth of our clients. I believe that in order to achieve balance, both mental...Read more
John Lyon
MSW, LCSW
Location: Fargo
It is my goal to provide my clients the tools they need to make their lives as they wish them to be. To help them find a path from sorrow and shame and into the best versions of themselves that...Read more
Joni Medenwald
MSW, LICSW
Location: Moorhead
I have a passion for working with young children and their families and am trained in various evidence-based models of therapy that focus on trauma, attachment and the birth to 5-year-old population. I've been employed with The Village since 2012,...Read more
Julie Shuster, a therapist in St. Cloud
MSW, LICSW
Location: St. Cloud
It is my genuine pleasure to bear witness and help facilitate as a child and family move through the healing process. My clinical experience includes work at an Intensive Outpatient Day Treatment Program where I utilized trauma-informed interventions and Attachment...Read more
Julie Vandrovec, EAP counselor
MS, LPC
Location: Fargo
I truly believe that every person has the power to commit to meaningful change in their lives if given the right tools and opportunities. It is my job as a counselor to provide the tools and strategies to implement change...Read more
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BS, LAC
Location: Fargo
I attended Minot State, earning a Bachelor of Science in Addiction Studies in 2018. I entered this field because I enjoy hearing people's stories and being able to watch them grow. I believe everyone deserves a second chance as well...Read more
Katelynn Rebel
BSW
Location: Moorhead
I have a passion for kids and their families. This passion led me all the way from a small town in western North Dakota to Fargo to pursue my Bachelor of Social Work at Minnesota State University Moorhead. Right out...Read more
Katie Dahlstrom
MS, LMFT, IECMH Certificate
Location: Moorhead
I am passionate about social justice and early childhood mental health . I received my Master of Science in Child Development with a focus on Marriage and Family Therapy from North Dakota State University (2008). I have provided services to...Read more
Kathryn Davis Tidd is a therapist at The Village Moorhead office
MSW, LICSW
Location: Moorhead
Clinically, I strive to help people align and understand their values and behavior through use of holistic and strength-based interventions. This allows me to tend to the whole person and create an atmosphere for success and growth in all areas...Read more
Katie Figuerres
MA, LPC, LPCC
Location: Fargo
As counselor with The Village Family Service Center's Intensive Outpatient Program in Fargo , I work from a strengths-based model to help my clients achieve their desired outcomes and goals. I received my Master of Arts in Counseling degree from...Read more
Katie Youngbauer, in-home therapist
MS, LPCC
Location: Fargo
Working with youth and adolescents has been a passion of mine for many years. Helping others by teaching skills and tools to repair relationships, improve self-esteem, and strive for success is something that I have wanted to be a part...Read more
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MSW, LICSW
Location: Moorhead
I walk alongside children and families during tough times through connection, vulnerability, and attunement. Every time I meet a new client, I feel motivated to help empower them, embrace their unique strengths, feel valued, and create a sense of belonging...Read more
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MA, LAMFT
Location: Grand Forks
I am motivated to help families reach their potential of having a healthy living environment. I have a master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Appalachian State University and a certificate in Systemic Multicultural Counseling. My main interest lies...Read more
Kelly Olson
MS, LMFT
I specialize in early childhood mental health issues, and have been trained in many evidence-based approaches that focus on trauma, attachment, as well as the birth-to-5-year-old population. I earned a Master of Science degree in Child Development and Family Science...Read more
Kim Douglas
MS, LPCC
Location: Fargo
I'm a solution-focused, dig-in-and-get-it-done farm girl from Foley, Minnesota. I grew up learning the value of perseverance, diligence, and dedication. I graduated from Saint Cloud State University with my bachelor's degree and enjoyed a 17-year career as a radio broadcaster...Read more
Kim Wood
LBSW
Location: Bismarck
I provide pregnancy counseling and parenting support services as well as adoption services in central and southwest North Dakota. I graduated from the University of Mary in 2001 with a Bachelor of Science in Social Work, and have spent almost...Read more
Kimberly Berdahl
ME, LPC
Location: Devils Lake, Location: Minot
I have worked with children and families for the past 24 years, specializing in parenting issues and preschool children. This has led to my experience with family issues and dynamics. I have a Bachelor of Science in elementary education and...Read more
Kristi Ventzke
MS, LMFT
Location: Grand Forks
I am Regional Program Supervisor of The Village's Grand Forks office , and have been employed by The Village since 2007. I earned a Master of Science degree from St. Cloud State University and am licensed in North Dakota and...Read more
Kristie Majette
MS, LMFT
Location: St. Cloud
I earned my Master of Science degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from St. Cloud State University and am a Minnesota Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. I have been employed by The Village in St. Cloud since 2009. I am...Read more
Kristie Spooner, licensed addiction counselor
LAC
Location: Fargo
I attended University of Mary in Bismarck, and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in social work with a minor in addiction studies. I obtained my license for addiction counseling. I currently work at First Step Recovery with those who...Read more
Kristin Goracke therapist
MA, LMFT
Location: Alexandria
As an outpatient and school-based therapist, I believe it’s my job is to guide people towards their vision of change and healing. I work with individuals, couples and families and am thankful I get to witness so much growth in...Read more
Krystina Weiss counselor Alexandria
MS, LMFT
Location: Alexandria
As a therapist, I provide services to clients with mental health needs ages birth through adult in their homes, school and at The Village's Alexandria office . I work with children, parents, and families using a family systems approach that...Read more
Kya Duttenhefer
LMFT
Location: Moorhead
Supporting clients in making progress in their goals is one of my favorite aspects of my job. I enjoy working with people from a variety of backgrounds and hearing their unique stories. I've worked with individuals, couples, and families with...Read more
Leslie Limvere
MSW, LCSW
Location: Fargo
People describe me as empowering, energetic, and empathetic. Many experiences in my life, including personal losses and traumatic events, inspired me to become a therapist. I received my Master of Social Work degree in 2015 and was fortunate to intern...Read more
Lindsey Kringlie
MS, LAPC
Location: Fargo
Hello! My name is Lindsey and I am an EAP counselor for The Village. As a former personal trainer, I believe in working alongside my clients using a holistic and person-centered approach. I believe in the power of compassion and...Read more
Lorea Watson is an in-home family therapist in Minot
MA, LAPC
Location: Minot
I am an In-Home Family Therapist with our Minot office. I like to utilize a strength-based therapy to encourage people to adopt a positive mindset, focusing on internal strengths rather than weaknesses or failures to improve resilience. My past life...Read more
Lynae Hemming
Ph.D., LAPC, NCC
Location: Fargo
As a counselor with The Village Family Service Center's Intensive Outpatient Program in Fargo , my goal is to empower my clients to become their authentic selves, build connections, and achieve their goals. I earned my Master of Education degree...Read more
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MS
Location: St. Cloud
I received my masters in Marriage and Family Therapy from St. Cloud State University in 2019. My passion is working with children and their families and with couples. I provide in-home and outpatient services with a systematic approach to people...Read more
Mallary Schaefer
MS, LMFT
Location: Minot
I work with individuals of all ages, couples of all varieties, and families as an outpatient counselor in Minot . I am also Regional Program Supervisor of the Minot and Devils Lake offices. I am an LGBT affirmative therapist and...Read more
Mary Jo Hansen
M.Ed, LPC, LAC
Location: Fargo
I've worked at First Step Recovery since 2012, and provide educational lectures and facilitation of individual and group therapy for patients and their families. I also serve on First Step's leadership team, and am responsible for research and development and...Read more
Mary Uong-Kaale
LMFT
Location: Fargo
I'm an Intensive In-Home Clinical Supervisor and Family Therapist in The Village's Fargo office. Part of my motivations in being a family therapist is being a part of people's journeys in healing and restoring their hopefulness in the goals they...Read more
McKenzie Sivertson Minot social worker pregnancy and adoption
LBSW
I provide adoption and pregnancy counseling services in and around Minot and Williston, North Dakota. I love working with people and getting to know people from all walks of life! I was born and raised in North Dakota. Some fun...Read more
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BA - Business Administration
Location: Fargo
I love working with people and getting connected on a personal level. I am happy to have the chance to interact with so many people and help guide them in the right direction with their finances . I am a...Read more
Micah Curtiss, in-home therapist
M.Ed., LPCC
Location: Fargo
I am an In-Home Family Therapist with our Fargo office . I received my master's degree in Counselor Education from North Dakota State University. I enjoy helping children and teens learn coping skills to succeed and expand on their strengths.Read more
Michael Crouse, counselor
MA, LADC
Location: Alexandria
Change can be challenging, but you should not have to discover solutions alone. I create a relaxing, non-judgmental atmosphere, and am passionate about helping families and individuals navigate through life. I have a particular interest in helping those who experience...Read more
Morgan Devine
MA
Location: Grand Forks
I am a Family Centered Engagement facilitator in The Village's Grand Forks office. I have a bachelor's degree in Psychology and a Master of Arts in Sociology from the University of North Dakota. I strive to empower and educate families...Read more
Nicki Venable, in-home therapist, Grand Forks
M.Ed., LAPC
Location: Grand Forks
I became a counselor because I believe that we all have the power to make positive changes in our lives, we just get stuck sometimes and require a helping hand. As a therapist in the Grand Forks office, I see...Read more
Nicole Franklin
LMSW
Location: Devils Lake
I am an In-Home Family Therapist serving the rural area of central North Dakota. I also provide school-based mental health services in Harvey, ND. I entered the clinical social work field because I am passionate about mental health, family health,...Read more
Nicole Knochenmus, counselor
MS, LPCC
Location: Alexandria
I grew up in rural Minnesota and am the daughter of two social workers, so even though I swore I wouldn't follow in the footsteps of my parents, I became a therapist and love seeing the growth and progress people...Read more
Nicole Sayre, counselor
MS, LMFT
Location: Alexandria
As an outpatient therapist in The Village’s Alexandria office , I specialize in working with children birth to 5 years, school-age children, adolescents, adults, families, and couples. I have experience in working with clients impacted by depression , anxiety, ADHD,...Read more
Nik Lovaas
MS, LMFT
Location: St. Cloud
As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, I've dedicated my life to helping others heal and unlock their inner strengths and resources. I am committed to helping others understand and embrace their cultural and/or spiritual identity. I earned my Master...Read more
Nora Johnson
MA
Location: St. Cloud
My passion is providing clinical services from birth to adults as well as working with children who are in foster care or moving towards adoption. I decided to become a therapist because I believe everyone has a story that deserves...Read more
Paul Schumm, First Step Recovery
MSW, LAC
Location: Fargo
I graduated with a degree in Social Work from MSUM in 2015. This was done at age 43 with a bit of trepidation on my part, making a commitment to four years of college. I was interested in the field...Read more
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M.Ed, LAC, LPCC
Location: Fargo
I have worked at First Step Recovery since 2001, and have been a Licensed Addiction Counselor since 1991. My primary responsibility is to provide chemical dependency consult services for a local hospital. I am responsible for making recommendations and coordinating...Read more
Rachel Blumhardt
M.Ed., LPCC (ND), LPC (MN), NCC
Location: Fargo
I live for the “ah ha” moments where my clients understand themselves and each other better, maybe for the first time, or the first in a long time. The enjoyment of being able to assist clients in strengthening themselves and...Read more
RaeAnn Kaczmarski
MSW, LCSW
Location: Moorhead
My career in the human service field started in 2006 when I started working with individuals with disabilities in their home. I received my undergraduate degree in Child Development from North Dakota State University and recently graduated with my Master...Read more
Roni Vandal is an In-Home Family Therapist with The Village in Grand Forks
MA, LAPC
Location: Grand Forks
I believe people in difficult situations thrive when they are able to connect and feel heard. I became a counselor to listen, offer empathy, and attempt to understand client struggles. I received my Master of Arts degree in Counseling from...Read more
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MS, LAC
Location: Fargo
My passion for counseling stems from my family history. I am originally from Minnesota, growing up not far from Duluth, and moved to Fargo with my husband and two four-legged daughters in 2011. As an adult, I continued my education...Read more
Ruth Denton-Graber, Village Counselor
LPCC, LMFT, NCC, DBTC
Location: Fargo
I believe in a genuine, straight-forward, solution-focused approach. Much of my work is based in the Dialectical Behavior Therapy model, and I strive to help people find their own unique answers to cope with their struggles. Specific DBT techniques include...Read more
Sam Schofield, counselor
MS, LMFT
Location: St. Cloud
I am a goal-oriented clinician who is collaborative with clients to ensure their needs and hopes for therapy are met. I have training in trauma-informed therapy ( Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing , or EMDR), should clients need to address...Read more
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MSW, LICSW
Location: Moorhead
I strive to make a warm, inviting, and safe space for my clients and their families to explore and process their experiences and to realize the strengths they already possess. I enjoy encouraging my clients to challenge themselves and am...Read more
Sara Vedvei
MS, LMFT
Location: Moorhead
As an outpatient and school-based therapist with The Village, my goal is to help clients better connect with their innate strengths and values in order to become the best they can be. I have worked with individuals, couples, and families...Read more
Sarah Flaten, counselor
MS, LMFT, IMH-E
Location: Alexandria
I love what I do and really enjoy getting to see clients and families make changes to improve their lives. I have worked at The Village since 2006 after completion of my master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at...Read more
Sarah Flesberg, adoption and pregnancy counseling
LBSW
Location: Fargo
I am a social worker in The Village's Adoption Option program. I provide pregnancy counseling and parenting support services to women in eastern North Dakota. I earned a Bachelor of Social Work degree from Minnesota State University Moorhead and am...Read more
Therapist Sharon Raugutt is pictured with her therapy dog, Teagan
MA, LPCC
Location: St. Cloud
I work in the St. Cloud area as an In-Home Family and School-Based Therapist, and enjoy utilizing creative methods for helping struggling families recognize their strengths, improve relationships and communication, and develop effective coping skills. I also see some clients...Read more
Shauna Erickson
MS, LMFT
Location: Moorhead
Clinically, I aspire to honor my clients' life experiences to develop a strength-based plan for healing. I aim to support my clients to feel empowered to make the changes they want. I assess individual, relational, and societal dynamics that are...Read more
Shelby Hildenbrand, In-Home Family Therapist
MA, LAPC
Location: Grand Forks
As a counselor, I find it is important to work collaboratively with my clients to help them utilize their strengths throughout therapy. I received my Master of Arts degree in Counseling at the University of North Dakota. My internship was...Read more
Signe Miller
MA, LMFT
Location: St. Cloud
My work as a therapist is grounded in the honor and privilege it is to help others find healing and strength as they share their experiences with me. I have a strong desire and passion for supporting healthy caregiver/child relationships...Read more
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MS, LAPC
Location: Fargo
I graduated from the University of Mary with a Masters in Clinical Mental Health. I strongly believe every individual deserves to be treated with dignity and respect and experience contentment in their lives.Read more
Steph Cummins is a Therapist in Minot
MS, LPCC
Location: Minot
I received my Counseling degree from Northern State University in 2016. My background includes working with a variety of clients with various needs. I enjoy helping clients set and meet goals for their mental health and wellness. Getting to share...Read more
Susan Dubray, therapist
MSW, LCSW
Location: Grand Forks
I was drawn to mental health work as a teenager due to exposure to depression in my extended family. I work with children, adults, and families, providing individual, couples, and family therapy. My areas of clinical interest include working with...Read more
Sue Grundysen, adoption and pregnancy
LMSW
Location: Devils Lake, Location: Fargo, Location: Grand Forks
I have been working with children and families since 1983, specifically related to adoption , pregnancy and parenting, educating on family options and the decision-making process. I believe it is important for those served to be empowered by building on...Read more
Sydney Glende
LBSW, MS, LAPC (ND), LPC (MN)
Location: Fargo, Location: Fergus Falls
Helping others has been a passion of mine since I was very young, most of which I attribute to being involved in Girl Scouts for 13 years. In 2012, I graduated with a bachelor's degree in Social Work from MSUM,...Read more
Tina Anim
MBA - Finance
Location: Fargo
It gives me great joy to see people succeed financially . I earned a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Western Michigan University and have worked in the financial industry for over 15 years. I love to read, travel and...Read more
Tonya Sorenson, First Step Recovery licensed addiction counselor
MS, LAC
Location: Fargo
The work we do as addiction counselors with First Step Recovery is a blessing, and I am grateful that I have the opportunity to be part of so many individual journeys. I have been working in the field of substance...Read more
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MS, LAPC
Location: Bismarck
I have always been interested in working with children and adolescents, believing that they should have a safe space to grow and flourish. As an In-Home Family Therapist in the Bismarck region , I seek to help youth and their...Read more
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PhD, LGSW (MN), LMSW (ND)
Location: Fargo
My passion is working with families who are struggling with parenting skills and working with children who have been abused/neglected. I completed my PhD in Gerontology at NDSU and recently completed my MSW at St. Cloud State University. I am...Read more