NATASHA BARNES, MS

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Family, Individual, and Couples therapy; adolescents with emotional and behavioral issues; treating individuals with Depression, Anxiety, Mood Disorders, ADHD, Stress Management, Family Life Changes, Behavioral Problems, Parenting Issues, Children and Adolescents ages 11 and up.

Professional Affiliations: Minnesota Association of Marriage and Family Therapy

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

MARNIE HARPER, MS

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Therapy with adults, adolescents 15 & up, families & couples; working with people with depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, abuse/trauma, life transitions, communication skills, parenting skills, personality disorders, and individuals experiencing distress from sexual behaviors.

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 Plan, Preferred One, Ucare, EAPs

SHEILA HERMES, M.Ed.

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor
Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Addiction, Substance abuse assessments, 12-step approach, co-occurring disorders, trauma relating to mental health and addiction, communication skills, parenting skills, and recovery.

Professional Affiliations: American Counselor Association

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

MICHELLE KAHLER, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest:   Individuals, couples, and families; adults, adolescents, and children (ages 6 and up).  Working with mood disorders, personality disorders, relationship issues, personal development, divorce, domestic abuse/violence, emotions management, family conflict, LGBTQ, coping skills, family conflict, sexual abuse, sexual deviancy and offending, trauma, PTSD, and vicarious trauma.  I use an eclectic approach using Cognitive Behavioral therapy, Contextual, Gestalt, and Person Centered theories.

Professional Affiliations: American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy, Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers.

Network Provider For: Aetna, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Health Partners, Hennepin Health Plan, Preferred One, Medica, Medical Assistance, UCare, EAPs

HEATHER MARTIN, MA

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Psychotherapist

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Adolescents with emotional and behavioral issues, children, family systems work, traumatic brain injury (TBI), couples and individual therapy.

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

JACOB SPEHAR, MA

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor
Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor

Areas of Expertise and Special Interest: Bio coming soon. Please check back for updates

Network Provider For: Blue Cross/Blue Shield,  Health Partners, Medica, Preferred One, UCare, EAPs.

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