Tera is a licensed psychologist and AASECT Certified Sex Therapist. She has a wide range of experiences working with a variety of mental health and substance use concerns. She has also received advanced training in working with a broad range of sexual health and gender concerns, including the completion of a two-year postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Minnesota’s Program in Human Sexuality.
Tera has experience working with adults and adolescents in individual, couple, family, and group therapy contexts. Her goal as a therapist is to aid clients in confronting fears, developing self-acceptance, creating and maintaining meaningful relationships, and finding strategies for living an authentic life.
Education & Professional Activities
Tera received a B.A. in Theatre Arts Performance from the University of Minnesota before receiving an M.A. in Counseling Psychology at the University of St. Thomas in 2011 and a Doctoral degree at the University of St. Thomas in Counseling Psychology 2015.
Gender Dysphoria and Transition
Couples’ Intimacy and Relational Concerns
LGBTQIA Sexual Health & Satisfaction
Sexual Orientation Concerns
Sexual Compulsivity (i.e., Sex Addiction)
Sexual Behavior Concerns for Adolescents
Sexual Behavior Concerns & Needs for Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities
Delayed, Inhibited, & Premature Ejaculation
Sex After Children
Sex After Major Medical Concerns
Kink & BDSM
Polyamory, Consensual Non-Monogamy & Alternative Relationship Structures
Sexual Health & Sobriety
Sexual Health & HIV or AIDS