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M.S.W., L.I.C.S.W. Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Mr. Lucas provides outpatient psychotherapy and assessments for youth, families, and adults at the Kandiyohi and Renville Centers. He provides clinical supervision to the adult mental health department teams for Renville County Human Services and Kandiyohi County Family Services. Also, he provides individual and group clinical supervision in the Kandiyohi Center for licensed eligible clinical staff working towards licensure.
Mr. Lucas received his Bachelor's degree in Applied Psychology from St. Cloud State University and his Master of Science in Social Work from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. In 1995, Mr. Lucas received his license as an Independent Clinical Social Worker. Woodland Centers has employed him since 1984.
P.M.H.N.P. Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Paula Tofte, originally from Golden Valley, ND, received her Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Mary, Bismark, ND, in 1994 and her Master's of Science Degree as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner from South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD, in 2011. The majority of her nursing career has been in the Mental Health and Correctional Nursing Field, beginning as a RN at the ND State Correctional Facility, Bismark, ND as the Director of Medical and Psychiatric Services at the James River Correctional Center, Jamestown, ND, and Clinical Director at Prairie Correctional Facility, Appleton, MN. Prior to obtaining her Master's Degree, Paula was the RN Manager for Avera Marshall Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit and Avera Psychiatry Associates Outpatient Clinic, Marshall, MN. She completed her clinical practicum at the St. Peter Regional Treatment Center, St. Peter, MN, with the Serious and Persistent Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in July, 2012. Prior to joining Woodland Centers, she worked as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner at Lake Region HealthCare Center, Fergus Falls, MN, practicing Inpatient and Outpatient Mental Health.
Paula is Board Certified as a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and is an active member of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association.
Lori Kendall, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, provides individual therapy to children ages 5 and up, as well as adults of any age. Lori has experience working with developmental trauma (abuse/neglect/attachment) as well as single incident trauma(s) in children and adults. In addition, Lori works with individuals experiencing anxiety, depression, emotional regulation issues, behavioral issues, parenting issues, and those impacted by family violence. Whole family therapy is utilized when appropriate. Past experiences also include School Linked Mental Health and In Home Counseling.
Lori completed her Bachelor of Social Work and Spanish degree from Northwestern College (Orange City, IA) in 2005 and her Master of Social Work from the University of St. Catherine (St. Paul, MN) in 2010. Lori utilizes concepts from cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), attachment focused therapies, solution focused interventions, strengths based interventions and trauma sensitive interventions. Lori has completed a practitioner training in Trust Based Relational Intervention ® (TBRI) through the Karyn Purvis Institute of Child Development (Texas Christian University). She also completed EMDR training.
M.S., L.M.F.T. Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Catherine Moudry is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. She provides outpatient therapy to children, teens, and adults, as well as, families and marital/couples in Willmar and Olivia. She is also the co-facilitator of the Depression Skills Management Group. In the past she has also been involved in Home Based services, School Linked Mental Health, and some Youth Day Treatment Group and Crisis work.
Ms. Moudry earned her Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from St. Cloud State University. She also received her Bachelor's degree from St. Cloud State University with an emphasis in applied psychology, sociology, and speech communication. She has been employed by Woodland Centers since 2006.
Masters Prepared Providers
Sarah Erickson provides assessments as well as individual, group, and family therapy services to children, adolescents, and their families through the School Linked Mental Health Program for Woodland Centers. She has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults both in home and in office settings. Sarah has worked in a variety of settings within Woodland Centers, including Supportive Housing. She graduated with a Bachelor's of Arts Degree in Psychology from the College of Saint Benedict in 2012. She received her Master of Science degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Walden University of Minnesota in 2017. She is currently working toward becoming a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor.
Casey received her Bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin - LaCrosse. She holds a Master's degree in Counseling and Psychological Services from St. Mary's University of Minnesota. She is licensed in Minnesota as a Licensed Professional Counselor and as a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor. Casey has experience with both adults and children in a variety of settings including mental health centers, communities, and currently is working in the schools as a School Linked clinician.