TROY BORCHARDT, MA

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Individual therapy with Adults & Older Adolescents, family therapy, couples/marriage counseling, motivational interviewing, cognitive behavior & solution focused therapy, grief/loss, abuse/trauma, depression/anxiety, personality disorders.

Network Provider For: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Partners, Medica, Medical Assistance, Hennepin Health, Preferred One, South Country Health Alliance, Ucare, EAPs

KIM BUNDY, MA

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Therapy for individuals, couples and families. Adults and adolescents, children age 8 and up. Grief and loss specialty, EMDR and Trauma work, anxiety, depression, anger, life transitions, spirituality and recovery.

Professional Affiliations: American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, Minnesota Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, Minnesota Coalition for Death Education and Support, Association for Death Education and Counseling, Minnesota Woman and Psychology.

Network Provider For: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Partners, Medica, Medical Assistance, Hennepin Health, Preferred One, South County Health Alliance, UCare, EAPs

TIMOTHY DAY, MSW

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Adolescent and latency-aged youth and families experiencing crisis, conflict or change; intense parent-child conflict; emotional/behavioral difficulties with children/adolescents; couples/marital issues; domestic abuse; panic/anxiety/phobia/depression; grief and loss issues; children and families experiencing separation or divorce; conduct/oppositional issues in youth; incest/sexual abuse; post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)/trauma related experience.

Professional Affiliations: Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), Thought Field Therapy (TFT), Hypnotherapy.

Network Provider For: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Partners, Medica, Medical Assistance, Medicare, Hennepin Health, Preferred One, South Country Health Alliance, UCare, Value Options, EAPs

DANIELLE HJORT, MA

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Therapy for individuals; adults and adolescents. Anxiety/stress, depression, anger, grief & loss, relationships, abuse/trauma, behavioral problems, life transitions, and addiction recovery. Therapeutic approaches utilized include CBT and Solution Focused.

Professional Affiliations: American Counseling Association

Network Provider For: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Partners, Medical Assistance, Medica, Preferred One, South Country Health Alliance, UCare, and EAPs

MARGARET LIGHT, MA

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Areas of expertise and special interests: Individuals, couples and families; adults, adolescents and children. Experience treating anxiety and mood disorders, trauma, suicidal ideation and self-harm, anger, stress management, attachment concerns, parenting issues and family conflict and couple concerns including infidelity, communication and lack of intimacy. Utilized Family Systems approach, Gottman Method Couples Therapy, Emotionally Focused Family Therapy and informed by Interpersonal Neurobiology.

Professional Affiliations: American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, Minnesota Association for Marriage and Family Therapy

Network Provider for: MA, BCBS-PMAP, Ucare-PMAP, SCHA-PMAP.

ROBERT LININGER, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Children, adolescents, and families, persons with disabilities and their families, adults with anxiety and depression.

Professional Affiliations: Member, American Psychological Association.

Network Provider For: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Partners, Medica, Medicare, Medical Assistance, Preferred One, Pro-Net, South Country Health Alliance, UCare, EAPs

JON MARLTON, MA

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Therapy for individuals, couples and families. Adults and children/adolescents. Anxiety/stress, depression, anger, grief & loss, relationships, abuse/trauma, behavioral problems, life transitions and spirituality.

Professional Affiliations: American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, Minnesota Association of Marriage and Family Therapy

Network Provider For: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Partners, Medical Assistance, Medica, Hennepin Health, Preferred One, SCHA, Tri-Care, UCare, EAPs

MELISSA MARTINI-TISCHER, MA

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Using Cognitive Behavioral, Solution Focused and related strength based psychotherapies, and Motivational Interviewing to treat adolescents and adults who are experiencing trauma related problems, depression, anxiety, personality disorders, addiction, domestic violence or a combination of mental health and addiction problems.

Professional Affiliations: EMDRIA Association-Level 1 and Level 2 Trauma Specialist
Network Provider For: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Partners, Medica, Medical Assistance, Hennepin Health, Preferred One, South Country Health Alliance, UCare and EAPs.

SUZANNE POCRNICH, MS

Licensed Psychologist

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Women’s issues, adults and late adolescents, parenting, family adults with disabilities, chronic health issues and adults with severe/persistent mental illness.

Network Provider For: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Partners, Medica, Medical Assistance, Hennepin Health, Preferred One, South Country Health Alliance, UCare, EAPs

ERIC TRUDELL, MSW

Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Late adolescents with substance abuse issues, adults involved with the criminal justice system, Co-occurring Disorders, Mood Disorders, Anxiety and Depression, Addiction, and Families. Therapeutic interventions including Motivation Interviewing, Integrated Dual Diagnosis Therapy, Strength Based Therapy Approaches, and CBT.

Prior Experience:  Program director for community based mental health agency for CTSS (Children’s Therapeutic Support Services), Chemical dependency counselor at a CD treatment center, CD Assessor, State hospital working with SPMI clients (MI/CD), Release Planning, Department or Corrections  program therapist.

Network Provider For: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Partners, Medica, Medicare, Medical Assistance, Hennepin Health, Preferred One, South Country Health Alliance, UCare, EAPs

HEATHER WAKEFIELD, MSW

Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Individual and family therapy with children, teens and adults. Has a variety of experience working in community mental health settings. Utilizes a welcoming, eclectic approach using narrative, ACT and DBT concepts. Practice includes using creativity and humor as vehicles for healing. Specializes in walking alongside her clients as they cope with anxiety, depression, disordered thoughts, relationships, substance use, life transitions, grief and adjustment. Holds a passion for working with mothers experiencing difficulties from pregnancy through postpartum periods. Experienced in working with veterans and individuals who identify as LGBTQIA. Deeply values inclusivity and strives to provide a safe place for all.

Network Provider For: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Partners, Medical Assistance, Medicare, Preferred One, South Country Health Alliance, Ucare and EAPs.

RANDALL D. WALLACE, MS – DIRECTOR

Licensed Psychologist

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Psychotherapy for older adolescents and adults experiencing anxiety, abuse, trauma and mood related disorders; treating test anxiety in adolescents and adults.

Professional Affiliations: Member, American Psychological Association

Network Provider For: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Partners, Medica, Medical Assistance, Hennepin Health, Preferred One, South Country Health Alliance, UCare, Value Options, EAPs

KRISTI ZEMPEL, MSW, MBA

Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Children, Teenagers, Families, Couples, Adults and Individuals; Co-Occurring Disorders, Mood Disorders, Anxiety and Depression. Spiritual Healing in regards to addiction, abuse and trauma. Certified Therapist in EMDR with EMDRIA, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Short Term Problem Resolution, Coaching and Strength Based Therapy Approaches. Kristi believes in meeting each person where they are at in life’s journey and believes that motivational therapy can help anyone achieve their goals.

Professional Affiliation: Ordained Senior Chaplain with the International Fellowship of Chaplains, Inc.; Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society; Dialectical Behavior Therapy National Certification and Accreditation Association, full member of The EMDR International Association.

Network Provider For: Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Partners, Medica, Medical Assistance, Hennepin Health, Preferred One, South Country Health Alliance, UCare, EAPs

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