Vickie is a Licensed Professional Counselor in Minnesota and a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in North Dakota. Vickie has over 20 years of experience in counseling adults, adolescents, children, couples, families, and groups over a wide variety of presenting concerns. She has worked in crisis settings, outpatient, residential, and outreach to rural and school settings.
Vickie envisions counseling as a process in which we learn, heal, grow, stretch, and practice life and relationship skills. She encourages empowerment and acting with a personal sense of values and meaning. Vickie believes the counselor and the client are a team.
- Individual, Family, and Couple/Marital Therapy
- Adults, Adolescents, and Children
- Depression/Mood Disorders and Anxiety
- Trauma, including Sexual and Physical Abuse/Assault, and Domestic Violence
- Emotional/Verbal Abuse
- Co-Occurring Disorders/Dual Diagnosis
- Relationships, Communication, and Parenting
- Play Therapy
- Shame, Family of Origin Work, and Codependency
- Grief and Loss
- Mindfulness and Wellness
- Workplace Issues and Career Counseling
- Gay/Lesbian Issues
Vickie received a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Mary Washington and an M.S. from North Dakota State University with emphasis in community counseling and family therapy. Vickie is a member of the American Counseling Association, the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies, and the American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children.
Vickie can be reached at 651-379-5157 x 972.
Vickie is a provider for: Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Blue Plus, BHP, HealthPartners, HealthPartners PMAP, Cigna, Medicaid, PreferredOne, Medica PMAP, and UCare. Please inquire at 651-379-5157, option 1, if you don’t see an insurance plan listed for this provider.
Read Vickie's October article: Have I been Affected by Domestic Violence?