ELK RIVER CAMPUS
Melissa DeLisle – LPCC, LADC is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor. She received her undergraduate degree from North Dakota State University in Child Development and Family Science and her graduate degree from St. Cloud State University in Community Counseling. She also received a certificate in Alcohol and Drug Counseling from St. Cloud State University. Melissa has experience working in high intensity outpatient, outpatient Mental Health, and harm reduction settings. She has done work in Chemical Dependency and Co-occurring Mental Illness and with the Rape and Sexual Abuse Center in Minneapolis. She specializes in therapy with individual and adolescents.
Emily Fossum – MA, LPCC is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with an undergraduate degree from the State University of New York–Empire State College and a Master’s degree from Pacifica Graduate Institute in Carpinteria, California. She has worked with individuals experiencing severe and persistent mental illness, co-occurring disorders, grief and loss, trauma and life transitions. She specializes in working with adolescents and adults.
Rick Giovannetti – MSW, LICSW is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with an undergraduate degree from the School of Social Work, University of St. Thomas and a Master’s Degree from the School of Social Work at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He specializes in outpatient therapy with individuals, couples and families – children, adolescents and adults.
Eileen Niehaus – MS, LP is a Licensed Psychologist; she received her undergraduate in Psychology and Sociology and graduate in Community Counseling from St. Cloud State University. She also received a two-year degree in Alcohol and Drug Counseling from Metropolitan Community Counseling, Minneapolis, MN. She has done work in Chemical Dependency and with the Domestic Violence Program in St. Cloud. Eileen has co-written curriculum for Parenting Apart and co-teaches the Parenting Apart class in Sherburne County. She sees adults, couples, adolescents, and children in out-patient therapy.
Christine Peña – MS, LMFT – is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with an undergraduate degree in Psychology and Criminal Justice from St. Cloud State University, and a Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from St. Cloud State University. She provides individual, couples and family therapy for children, adolescents, and adults. Christine has experience working in outpatient and day treatment settings.
Kristi Sandin-Rieck – MSW, LICSW is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with an undergraduate degree in psychology from the University of Minnesota, and a Master’s Degree from the School of Social Work at the University of Minnesota. She specializes in therapy with individuals, couples, and families, both adults and adolescents, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy groups with adults.
Jill Udermann – MA, LMFT is a licensed marriage and Family Therapist with an undergraduate degree from St. Cloud State University in Psychology and graduate degree from St. Mary’s University in Marriage and Family Therapy. In addition to all other ages, Jill is certified to work with the birth to five population. She has her Prepare/Enrich Certification and facilitates a teen DBT skills group. Jill has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in individual, couples, and family therapy both in residential settings, in home, and outpatient settings.