Kristin grew up near Willmar, and is thrilled to be opening an office in the area.

She earned her Bachelor’s of science degree in social work from Mankato State University in 1995, and worked in many settings and locations to include working with military service members in a Red Cross office in Korea, and working with children and families in Community Mental Health Services in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Kristin went back to graduate school and earned her Master’s in Clinical Social work from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul in 2009. 

She is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker who has recently completed her Certificate in Traumatic Stress Studies through the Trauma Center at JRI in Boston MA.

The past four years she has worked for the Swift County Benson Hospital Counseling Associates department doing in home family counseling, counseling within the school setting, and individual therapy with children, adults and families.

Her special areas of interest include working with children with autism spectrum disorders, ADHD, and other developmental issues.

She has a special area of interest  providing trauma informed therapy in an effort  to best meet the needs of clients who have experienced different levels of psychological and developmental trauma.


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Professional Therapy Offered

  • Play Therapy
  • Diagnostic Assessments
  • Rule 79's
  • Crisis Assessments
  • Sand Tray Therapy
  • Trauma-Informed Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Behavioral Interventions
  • Individual, Couples & Family Counseling
  • EAP Counseling
  • Substance Abuse/Disorder Counseling





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Typical Client Issues Include:

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Eating Disorders
  • Relationship Issues
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Substance Abuse/Dependency
  • Parenting Issues
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Mental Health concerns including Bipolar Disorder & Schizophrenia
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Life Coaching/Empowerment
  • Personality Disorders
  • Codependency
  • Trauma Issues
  • Work Stress
  • LGBTQ Issues

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Hours of Operation

Counseling appointments are available Monday - Friday, both day and evenings times are available for your convenience.

Please call us for an appointment at:

(320) 354-4200


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