I received my Masters Degree from the University of Minnesota in Clinical Social Work in 1987. I worked at the University of MN for 5 years as the Clinical Director of the Adolescent Day Treatment Program. From there I worked for Allina as a Therapist for 9 years in an Outpatient Mental Health setting.
In 2000, I began working in Central High School's Health Start Clinic as a therapist and Clinic Coordinator. In 2004, I began working at Harding and I have been here ever since. It has been almost 15 years now. My area's of interest are Grief and loss services. Brian Geisen and I have been facilitating grief groups at Harding for over ten years now.Please check in with one of us if you have suffered a recent loss. Additional services include mental health services, specialized services and relationship counseling.
I am married with two grown children.In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family, traveling, biking and playing golf. I also have a private practice in St. Paul.