Find the Right Mental Health Professional Among the Experienced Staff at Our Virginia, MN Office.

Rebecca Leaders

Degree: M.S., Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Specialty Areas: Couple/Marital and Family therapies; Conflict management and communication skills; Adolescent mental health issues and behavior modification; DBT, CBT, and Alpha-Stim certified. 
Populations Served: Adolescent to Geriatric age
Services: Individual, marital/couple, family or group therapies for adolescent to geriatric ages.

Cristiana Tugnoli

Degree: BA, MA, Outpatient Therapist
Specialty Areas: REBT/CBT, LGBTQ, SPMI, dual diagnosis, couples counseling, individual counseling
Services: Assessment, psychotherapy, crisis, person-centered, integrative

Barbara J. Thorne

Degree: MA, Licensed Psychologist
Specialty Areas: Children and families, sexual abuse, sexual perpetration/boundaries, trauma, divorce, ADHD, autism, anxiety, depression
Populations Served: Children, families, some young adults (especially with sexual boundaries or developmental delays)
Services: Play therapy, CBT, limited EMDR, individual, family, testing, behavior management, CTSS therapy in Parkview and Vermilion Charter Schools

Cassandra Kotnik

Degree: Master’s in social work, MSW
Specialty Areas: SPMI, neurodevelopmental disorders, neurocognitive disorders, personality disorders
Populations Served: Adults 18 and over
Services: Trauma informed care, individual therapy, individual and group DBT, CBT, social learning theory, person-centered therapy, strengths based perspective, crisis intervention

Emily Barto

Degree: Master’s in mental health counseling, LPCC
Specialty Areas: DBT, parenting, depression, anxiety, SPMI, substance use issues
Populations Served: Children 8 and up (younger for assistance with parenting), adults
Services: CBT, DBT, person-centered, individual counseling, family counseling – child-parent(s)

Janis Allen

Degree: Master’s in social work, LICSW
Specialty Areas: Crisis, trauma, EMDR
Populations Served: Adults 18 and over
Services: Individual therapy, assessments, trauma processing – EMDR

Heather Roark

Degree: Psy.D., Licensed Psychologist
Specialty Areas: PTSD/trauma, parent child interaction therapy (children 2-6 yrs.)
Populations Served: Children ages 0-5
Services: Individual and family therapy, assessment and evaluation, trauma focused CBT, PCIT, play therapy

Enrico Welsch

Degree: MSW, LICSW
Specialty Areas: Working with individuals with serious and persistent mental illness
Populations Served: Older teenage males and Adults
Services: Individual therapy, assessments

Sara M. Ewing

Degree: Psy.D., LPCC – Doctorate in Clinical Psychology, Virginia Outpatient Supervisor/Virginia Community Support Program Supervisor
Specialty Areas: SPMI, depression, anxiety, personality disorders, grief and loss, crisis intervention, disabilities, community support programs
Populations Served: Adults
Services: Individual therapy, CBT, REBT, existential therapy

Celin Manlove

Degree: Master’s in Social Work, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Specialty Areas: Individuals, families, couples, adults, children, elders, depression, anxiety, trauma, grief and loss, bipolar disorder, personality disorders, adjustment issues, aging process, SPMI, spirituality, military, relationships
Populations Served: Children to elders
Services: Individual therapy, family therapy, CBT, solution focused, trauma focused

Katie Nickolay

Degree: MSW, LGSW
Specialty Areas: SPMI, neurocognitive disorder, depression, anxiety, substance abuse issues
Populations Served: Adults 18 and over 
Services: CBT, DBT, person-centered, individual counseling, strengths based perspective

Teresa Larrabee

Degree: MSW, LGSW
Specialty Areas: Trauma, sexual offending, PTSD, GLBT, SPMI, FAS, RAD, TBI, Autism, forensic cnslg, Drug crt
Populations Served: Ages 13 and over
Services: TF-CBT, CBT, DBT, person-centered, individual therapy, group therapy

Violeta Davis

Degree: MS, MBA (Predoctoral Intern)
Specialty Areas: Developmental Disabilities, Gerontology
Populations Served: All ages
Services: Individual therap, group therapy, psychological assessment

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