With over thirty years in the field of mental health, Cathy is licensed both as a Marriage and Family Therapist and Clinical Social Worker. She has worked in various clinical settings both inpatient and outpatient in several states. The dual licensure and length of time in the field allows her to view clinical issues from a multi-layered approach.
She works with impulse control issues including, sexual behavior, gambling, food, and shopping. Other areas of interest include gender, culturally sensitive issues, chronic pain, grief, loss, sexual health, and trauma. She is a Certified EMDR Therapist.
Cathy works from a collaborative perspective, believing that developing rapport and trust is most helpful in clients achieving their goals. Her style and approach include warmth, sensitivity, and honesty.
She is a State Approved Supervisor for the Minnesota Board of Marriage and Family Therapy, Minnesota Board of Social Work and the Minnesota Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy. She enjoys mentoring young clinicians.
In her free time, Cathy enjoys music, cooking, and learning how to age gracefully. After 3 Old English Sheepdogs in her life, raising Calli, a Sheepadoodle puppy has helped.
We are located near the intersection of Zachary Lane & Weaver Lake Road in Maple Grove. We are easily accessible to those in the surrounding communities of Osseo, Rogers, Plymouth, Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park, Champlin, and Minneapolis. We welcome you to our office and look forward to knowing you!