Crisis Services


Crisis Response Team

Based in St. Cloud and Monticello, the mobile Crisis Response Team (CRT) provides an array of community-based, immediate, mental health crisis services to children and adults experiencing a mental health crisis.


Crisis Residential

Located in St. Cloud, our five bed Residential Adult Crisis Stabilization Unit provides a short-term, safe place for individuals to stay while working through a mental health crisis.


St. Cloud Area Child Response Initiative

St. Cloud Area Response Initiative (CRI) provides a coordinated community response to children, birth to age 18, and their families who have experienced any type of trauma or violence.


Suicide Prevention

Suicide Prevention Education is offered as part of Crisis Services at Central Minnesota Mental Health Center.



St. Cloud Area Co-Responder

St. Cloud Area Co-Responder provides on scene behavioral health evaluations, problem identification, crisis interventions, and treatment planning.


Meet Our Providers

Jennifer Rocheleau- Dorholt – PsyD, LP

Jennifer completed her doctoral degree in counseling psychology from the University of St.Thomas. She is a Licensed Psychologist and currently the Director and Clinical Supervisor for our Crisis programs (Crisis Residential, Child Response Initiative, Crisis Mobile Response Team and 24-hour crisis line) and our Suicide Prevention Coordinator. Her areas of expertise include health integration, anxiety disorders, pre-surgical preparation, psychological assessment, crisis services, clinical supervision of practitioners and psychology post-doctoral students.


Paige McConkey – BA, MHP

Paige completed his bachelor’s degree in youth ministries at Northwestern College and gained his MHP certification under the supervision of a Mental Health Professional at Bar-None Residential Treatment Center.  He first started with CMMHC providing services and supports for adults with SPMI working for Intensive Community Rehabilitative Services.  He was the initial hire of the St. Cloud Area Response Initiative in March 2014 to coordinate this new pilot program. The Child Response Initiative (CRI) primary role is working primarily alongside of and taking referrals from law enforcement to connect traumatized children and families with Trauma Informed Care services. Paige is intensely passionate about connecting children and families to Trauma Informed Care services to provide hope, help, happiness and healing for their deep hurts and trauma.

Ashley Nieland – BA, MHP

Ashley completed her bachelor’s degree in community psychology from St. Cloud State University and went on to gain practitioner status while working on the inpatient Adolescent Mental Health Unit at the St. Cloud Hospital. She is currently our Suicide Prevention Regional Coordinator through our Crisis Response Team. Ashley enjoys educating community members on Suicide Prevention through trainings, school presentations for 7th-12th graders, community presentations, and advocacy at local events. Her passion and relational approach in public speaking activates a willingness in community members to engage in conversation around a difficult subject matter.


Sarah Pickens – MS, LMFT

Sarah completed her master’s degree in community counseling from St. Cloud State University with a certificate in marriage and family therapy. She is licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist. She is currently the Clinical Supervisor for our residential crisis services and our mobile crisis services. Her expertise include working with people that have serious and persistent mental illness as well as those experiencing mental health crisis.


Nikki Wieberdink – MS, LPCC

Nikki completed her master’s degree in community psychology from St. Cloud State University. She is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and a Licensed Practical  Nurse. She joined the CMMHC Team in 2004 and is currently the Clinical Supervisor for Mobile Crisis Services. Her areas of expertise include crisis assessment and intervention, quality assurance and serious and persistent mental illnesses.