Title & Program: Mobile Crisis Program Supervisor
Credentials: Mental Health Practitioner
Specialty Training: Crisis Intervention Team (CIT); Applied Suicide Intervention Skills (ASIST); safeTALK Instructor; QPR Suicide Prevention
Education: Attended Walden University for Social Work
Hobbies: Spending time with family and loved ones, singing, producing music, reading, fishing, camping, hiking, photography, writing, and traveling.
When did you join RMHC? First hired by RMHC in 2016-2021. I began on the Mobile Crisis team in 2018. I was rehired in July 2022 for a position with Mobile Crisis.
Why do you work at RMHC? I work at RMHC because it is truly “people helping people” – professionals helping individuals, co-workers helping co-workers, teams helping teams. I am passionate about helping others, and I can see this characteristic in the employees at RMHC. We are all working together toward the collective goal of providing quality services to individuals in our community.
What should clients know about you? I was born and raised in northern Minnesota. I am very passionate about helping people and about providing quality services to the local communities. I believe that with raising awareness about services available and creating positive relationships within the community, more people experiencing a mental health crisis can be provided with the supports to help them thrive in life.