MA, Clinical Trainee
Sara joined the North Homes CTSS team in the winter of 2019. Sara received her undergraduate degree in Psychology at the University of Minnesota-Duluth in 2015 with a minor in biology. She then earned her MA in Counseling and Psychological Services at Saint Mary’s University in the Twin Cities in 2018. Sara has worked in the mental health field in a variety of settings that range from group homes, day treatment, school-based therapy, as well as completed an internship at a substance abuse treatment facility. Sara has worked in an autism treatment facility where she conducted ABA therapy with children and teenagers. Sara has experience in diagnostic assessments, intervention planning, individual psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, and family therapy. She utilizes several modalities, including: Cognitive Behavior Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Mindfulness Based Practices, and Exposure Therapy.