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Tracy Peterson, MS, LPC

Director and Therapist

Tracy holds a Masters Degree in Mental Health Counseling from UW-Stout and a Bachelors Degree in Education. She has worked as a teacher, inpatient social worker, and in corrections in the past. She works with adolescents and adults.

Areas of specialization include:
  • Adolescent Behavioral Concerns
  • Eating Disorders
  • Self-harm and Personality Disorders
  • Depression and Anxiety
 

Mark Mixdorf, PhD, LCSW

Mark holds a PhD and has 20 years of experience counseling children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families.

Areas of specialization include:
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Depression
  • Anxiety and Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
  • ADHD
  • Family Conflict
  • Personality Disorders
 

Emily Xiong, LMFT

Emily Xiong holds a Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, a dually accredited Marriage and Family Therapy program; Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Program (CACREP) and Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE) and a Bachelor’s degree in Human Services. She has had experience working in a variety of settings including health and human services, schools, correction-based setting, and substance abuse clinic. She serves a diverse population of clientele including adolescents, adults, couples, and families.

Areas of specialization include:
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Family Stress, Coping, and Parenting
  • Adjustment and Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Self-Esteem
  • Anger Management
  • Trauma
 

Blake Burton, MS, LPC

Blake has a Master's Degree from Concordia University of Wisconsin in counseling. He has served as a foster parent for eight years and has four years of experience as a therapist in the residential setting. Blake enjoys working with a wide variety of people. He believes we all have the power to make changes in our lives if we can understand the influences on how we make choices.

Areas of specialization include:
  • Youth and Families
  • Solution Focused Approaches
  • Parenting Issues
 

Brenda Fritsche, MS, LPC

Brenda holds a Master's Degree in Mental Health Counseling from Capella University, and a Bachelor's Degree in Education. She has six years of experience working with young children, adolescents and families. Her experience includes educational and treatment settings.
 

Brenda is certified in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing(EMDR), a method used to alleviate symptoms related to trauma. Brenda
provides therapy to individuals and families for a wide range of concerns and works with children age three and older as well as with adults.

 

 

Areas of specialization include:
  • EMDR
  • Children
  • Divorce
  • Parent Coaching
  • Play Therapy
  • Family Counseling
 

Tara Ollmann, MS, LPC

Tara has a Master's Degree from Southern New Hampshire University in counseling. She has worked with children and adults with severe and persistent mental illness in community settings for fourteen years including residential work and case management prior to entering the counseling profession three years ago. She enjoys working with individuals and families in their homes and communities when building positive relationships and creating mental wellness.

 

Areas of specialization include:
  • Youth and Families
  • Parenting Issues
  • Solution-focused therapy
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy
 

Shannon Cole-Cameron, MSW, LCSW, SAS

Shannon is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Substance Abuse Specialty and earned a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Michigan. She has worked in inpatient and outpatient settings, treating both mental health and substance abuse issues. Shannon provides therapy services for individuals ages 12 and up, couples, families, and groups, and uses a strengths-based approach to help empower her clients.

Areas of specialization include:
  • Depression
  • Mood Disorders
  • Anxiety
  • Chemical and Behavioral Addictions
  • Grief and Loss
  • Couples/Marital Therapy
  • Family Therapy
 

Todd Stage, LCSW

Todd holds a Master's degree from Western Michigan University in Clinical Social Work. He has 10 years of experience in working with combat veterans. He works with adults, couples, and adolescents.

Areas of specialization include:
  • Trauma/PTSD
  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Anger Management
  • Cognitive Processing Therapy
  • Couples counseling
 

Monica Preisig, MS, LPC

Monica holds a Master’s Degree in Mental Health Community Counseling from Lakeland University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Health Promotion and Wellness with an emphasis in health coaching from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. She also has her yoga teacher training and integrates mindfulness into her therapeutic approaches for positive empowering changes towards a healthy lifestyle. Monica works with children, adolescents and adults.

  • Depression and Anxiety
  • Mood Disorders
  • Eating Disorders
  • CBT and MBCT
  • Self-Esteem
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Dialectical behavioral therapy
 

Lizzie Kriewald, M.S., L.P.C., C.S.A.C.

Lizzie is a Licensed Professional Counselor and a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor. She has a wide range of experiences working with children, teens and adults various settings.

Areas of specialty include:
  • Individuals diagnosed with drug or alcohol abuse/dependence
  • Families struggling with addiction related issues
  • Women’s emotional health
  • Various mental health issues

Lizzie’s has a passion for women’s issues, and has worked closely with women who have been in, or are in, abusive relationships. She is trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), which is used to help alleviate symptoms of trauma. Lizzie is also trained in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, used with children and teens that have experienced trauma.

Her goal is to guide clients to live lives to the fullest of their potential. She utilizes a strength based approach, to help individuals realize change from within. Lizzie believes that providing quality care promotes healing and personal growth.

 

Amy Marcott, MA.Ed., LPC

Amy holds a Master’s of Arts in Education Degree in Community Counseling from the University of Akron, Ph.D. Training in Counseling Psychology from the University of Akron, and a Bachelor’s of Arts Degree in Psychology with a Human Services Emphasis from the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point.

She has been a Licensed Professional Counselor in the State of Wisconsin since 2002 and has worked in community mental health clinics, private practice, universities, and county government throughout her career. Amy uses a person-centered approach to work with adolescents, adults, couples, families and geriatric populations.

Areas of specialization include:
  • Co-parenting counseling
  • Caregiving support
  • Family conflict
  • Depression and Anxiety Treatment
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Person-Centered Recovery Focused Therapy
 

Michelle Hazuka, MS.,LPC

Michelle Hazuka is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Clinical Trauma Professional. She completed her bachelor’s degree in Human Services and obtained a master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling. Michelle works with adults and children ages 15 and up, couples, and families. She has experience working with attachment/relational conflict, anxiety, depression, trauma, addiction, substance abuse, and LGBTQ+ populations. Michelle has spent 28 years of her career working in community based mental health settings. She has a passion for helping people recognize their strengths and empower them to lead wholehearted lives. She believes people are the experts in their healing and works in a collaboration with her clients to support their choices to regain their lives.

Areas of specialty include:
  • Individuals diagnosed with drug or alcohol abuse/dependence
  • Families struggling with addiction related issues
  • Women’s emotional health
  • Certified Clinical Trauma Professional
  • Depression and Anxiety treatment
  • Family Counseling
    Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Person Centered Therapy
  • Mindfulness Approaches
 
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Angie Huettl, MS, LPC, CRC

Angie is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Certified Rehabilitation Counselor with a Master’s and Bachelor’s degree in Rehabilitation Counseling from UW-Madison. Angie has worked with a diverse array of clientele acting as an advocate and counselor for those needing a voice for many years. Angie is passionate about helping children and families, trauma survivors, and individuals with disabilities. Angie believes that regardless of life’s challenges, one can rise above any challenge to create the life they want and deserve.

Areas of Specialty:
  • Children, Teens, & Families
  • PTSD & Complex trauma
  • Disability, including ASD
  • Solution-focused therapies
  • CBT
 
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Justine Cleveland, LCSW

Justine is a licensed clinical social worker with 10 years of experience working with children, families, and groups. She has an empathetic and down-to-earth approach to helping and prefers to meet you where you are, in your home and community. Justine has worked in many settings with families and children touched by foster care and adoption. She believes that relationships change lives and works with you to empower secure, trusting attachments in your family. Justine likes incorporating play and fun into sessions and will often bring a creative activity or two along. Justine has advanced trainings to work with concerns in attachment and trauma including being a Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI) practitioner, training in Trauma-Focused Equine Assisted Therapy (TF-EAP), and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). She is also is certified as an Adoption Competent Therapist through the Training for Adoption Competency (TAC). Outside of work, Justine can be found walking in the woods, spending time with her horses, or leading the youth group at her church.

Areas of specialty include:
  • Families and children with adoption or foster care histories
  • Trust-based/trauma-informed parenting
  • Children with attachment wounds or relationship disruption
  • Children with trauma histories
  • Families looking to build bonds and connection