the CARE team

We come from all walks of life

We’re united by our commitment to providing effective, relevant, and innovative mental health support at all stages of your journey – across the Twin Cities Area. Below you can find out more about who we are, where we come from, and how we live out CARE’s mission every day.

meet our clinicians

Kirsten Harrod

Kirsten Harrod

We all come to points in our lives where we feel stuck and need more support. In my office, I strive to create a space where clients can feel authentically seen and heard without judgement…READ MORE

Samantha Shvetzoff

Samantha Shvetzoff, MA

Sometimes we become misguided and we lose track of the skills we possess to transform our lives. With support, I have seen individuals make impactful changes in their life by introducing alternative perspectives and deepening their relationship with self….READ MORE

Lauren Lehr

Lauren Lehr, MSW, LICSW

Life can throw us curve balls. Therapy offers a safe space to help navigate those challenging circumstances and experiences. I strive to create an environment where people can show up authentically and have space to explore the unique stories of their lives…READ MORE

Paul Benson

Paul Benson, MPS

Hello! I am a therapist dedicated to supporting individuals aged 18 and up on their mental health journey. With a compassionate and empathetic approach, I can help with a wide range of symptoms, including anxiety, depression, substance use, life transitions, and PTSD… READ MORE

Jordan Schinas

Jordan Schinas, MA

Welcome! Finding a therapist that fits your needs is the first step and I am glad you are exploring. I completed my undergraduate education at University of St. Thomas and graduated with a BA in psychology and a BS in exercise science… READ MORE

Makenna Nosbusch

Makenna Nosbusch, MA, LPCC

I believe that we are all more powerful than we think. Just one choice can change your life. Maybe that choice is starting therapy for the first time or starting with someone new. In therapy I aim to create a safe space and build a trusting therapeutic alliance to help you discover the choices that just might change your life… READ MORE

Hannah Erickson

Hannah Erickson, MA, ATR-P

Hello! I would be honored to help guide you through your healing. As a therapist, I have a holistic view of a person, including all aspects of their life. Everything is interconnected, and I hope to provide a safe space for reflection and examination…. READ MORE

Andrew Shold

Andrew Shold, MA, LMFT

Do you feel hurt, stressed, or stuck in your life and/or relationships? Do you struggle with your own mental health or struggle to support someone who has difficulties with their mental health? I am here to listen and provide a safe space for you to talk things out…. READ MORE

Eden Ambrose

Eden Ambrose

In our work together, I want to celebrate this uniqueness and work together to create a plan that best suits YOU! I believe in building strong, trusting relationships with others, and creating a safe, comforting environment in my practice… READ MORE

Audrie Burge-Meyer

Audrie Burge-Meyer

It can be difficult to ask for help when you need it, but who says self-discovery and healing need to be done solo?… READ MORE

Lizzy Kroll

Lizzy Kroll

I am passionate about helping people remodel their lives. I support people through the process of improving their mental health, addressing relationship difficulties, and adjusting to challenging life changes.… READ MORE

Susie Halverson

Susie Halverson

We all deserve to live the life we truly want, and I believe that no matter what we have faced, healing is possible. My therapeutic approach is empathic, warm, compassionate, empowering, and often humorous. Helping people is my passion… READ MORE

Katie Olsen

Katie Olsen

Throughout life, many of us are trying to prove we can be independent. From our childhood first steps to our first job, well into adulthood. The truth is often as much as we love our independence we need connection… READ MORE

Maria Cervantes

Maria Cervantes

Therapy can be daunting, but my role is to help you through it. I believe that we know ourselves better than anyone else which is why I use a client-centered approach… READ MORE

Katie Hankey

Katie Hankey

I believe that everyone is trying their best to cope with life’s difficulties. Having someone help and support you through that journey can make an incredible difference. I look forward to working together to explore your experiences, identify healthy coping skills, and make a plan to navigate challenges… READ MORE

Susan Diekman

Susan Diekman

I’ll walk alongside you, listen to your concerns, and offer you tools to consider as you navigate change and build strong relationships… READ MORE

Katie Coyle

Katherine Coyle, MA

You don’t have to know what’s wrong to know that you are struggling. Together we can solve any problem. My goal as a therapist is to hold the concerns you feel ready to discuss in session and support you in the journey toward healing, mindfulness, and positive change… READ MORE

Serena White

Serena White, MPS

Life can be difficult to navigate especially when it throws curve balls that have a lasting impact on us. I can be a resource to help guide towards accomplishing goals and giving you the space to be heard. I value being client-centered but also will help push you to gain insight and grow as a person…. READ MORE

Bailey Fischer

Bailey Fischer, MA, LMFT

I believe that our relationships with others are an essential component of the human experience. We all exist within various systems, whether that is within friendships, romantic relationships, family relationships, or relationships within a school or workplace.... READ MORE

Joclyn Tiedt

Joclyn Tiedt, MSW, LICSW

Welcome, thank you for being here! I provide individual and family therapy for children, adolescents, adults, and families. I approach therapy with a relational, strengths-based, and trauma-sensitive lens…. READ MORE

Hannah Beauclaire

Hannah Beauclaire, MSW, LGSW

My role is to meet you where you’re at and guide you on this crazy journey of life. As Master Yoda says, “Do or do not, there is no try.”… READ MORE

Jessica Pendal

Jessica Pendal, MA, LADC

As a therapist, I am committed to collaborative, compassionate mental health care that honors your autonomy and respects what makes you unique. Ultimately, I’m here to help you help yourself to thrive…. READ MORE

Tiffany Douarnymey

Tiffany Douarnymey, MA

As a therapist, I believe that empathy, authenticity, and creating a safe and supportive environment are the cornerstones of effective therapy. With a degree in psychology and a master’s in clinical mental health, I have pursued my passion for working with individuals who are struggling with mental health issues… READ MORE

Kirsten Sharp

Kirsten Sharp, MSW, LICSW

Hey fellow humans! I’m Kirsten and my pronouns are she/they. My goal as a social worker/therapist is to help people become advocates for themselves where able, and to help them meet their needs in whatever way I can…. READ MORE

Paul Bebus

Paul Bebus, MA

Therapy can take many forms, from discovering truths about ourselves and the world around us to just having someone listen to us without judgment… READ MORE

Aryanna Schroeder

Aryanna Schroeder, MSW, LGSW

“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” ―Theodore Roosevelt

Starting where you are with what you have is the best place to begin your healing journey. I believe in a client-centered, strengths-based approach to working with clients as you are the expert in your life.… READ MORE

Madeline Metz

Madeline Metz, MA

Hey there! Thanks for being here. It takes courage to ask for help, and I’m proud of you for doing so! Life can be difficult and present us with many challenges, and it can be difficult to face these challenges alone… READ MORE

Teasha Reid

Teasha Reid, MA, ADC-T

“Come spill the Tea” with me… Welcome aboard to Care Counseling! Congratulations on making the first step in making a positive change in your life… READ MORE


Avery Hansen

Avery Hansen, MSW, LGSW

There are many times in life when leaning on others or reaching out for support can make the biggest difference. Human relationships are so important for our day to day wellbeing! In therapy, I strive to build strong and trusting relationships while providing you with a safe space…READ MORE

Ming Chong

Ming Chong, MS

Everyone needs a shoulder to lean on at some point on their lives. As a counselor, I can offer that shoulder to lean on by providing a safe, supportive, and nonjudgmental space where clients can freely express their thoughts, emotions, and experiences…READ MORE

Davis Dodge

Davis Dodge, MS

Without challenges we stop growing. We will work together to assist you growth. Whenever possible, I utilize a strength-based approach, allowing you to be the best version of yourself. I emphasize genuineness when communicating…READ MORE

Nora Davis

Nora Davis, MPS, LADC

I believe all people are innately capable of change. This is not to say change is a simple process-like turning on a switch. It is often a difficult and nonlinear path, and involves acknowledging and healing from past trauma…READ MORE

Yana Yelagin

Yana Yelagin, MSW

Hello! I’m Yana and my pronouns are she/her. First of all, congratulations on taking the first step towards healing. It takes a lot of courage to make that step. I am here to walk alongside of you and to create a safe space where you can feel comfortable being unapologetically you….READ MORE

Miranda Roelofs

Miranda Roelofs, MS

“There are three musts that hold us back: I must do well, you must treat me well, and the world must be easy.”-Albert Ellis

We all have adversities from childhood that shape who we become as a person…. READ MORE

Chari Crawford

Charli Crawford, Psy.D, LP

As parents, it can be hard to ask for help when something is “off” with our child. Parents have the impossible task of raising kids in a world that is often harsh, unkind, and confusing. There can be judgement and criticism from those around us despite trying our best to raise a happy and healthy little human being…. READ MORE

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