Carole’s greatest reward as a therapist is helping clients explore ways to impact their lives in order to find meaning, make change, or simply feel accepted. She provides clients of all ages with a safe and nonjudgemental environment to explore their concerns and achieve their goals.
Carole holds a Masters degree in Community Counseling from St. Cloud State University and is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. She co-authored a book to describe the power of change through group therapy entitled, “Groups in Community and Agency Settings.” Carole uses a variety of approaches to help clients depending on individual needs. Carole is a trained Trauma Focused Therapist and uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Therapy and psycho-education extensively. Carole’s experience includes working with children, adolescents, and adults dealing with depression, anxiety, parenting issues, relationship conflicts, addictions, grief, life transitions, family issues, ADHD, Autism/Asperger’s and behavioral concerns. Having previously worked as a residential and partial hospitalization therapist, clinical supervisor, extension educator, case manager, and training director, Carole believes that she is uniquely qualified to assist clients facing a number of challenges.