Early Intervention Family Services

Early Intervention provides family outpatient services to adults with mental health concerns who are parenting children under age six and their children under age six – supporting a healthy parent – child relationship and the development of each child. With supports that focus on early development and attachment issues, inventions include:
Child-Parent Psychotherapy (CPP)
Attachment Bio-Behavioral Catch-up (ABC)
Parent-Child Interactive Therapy (PCIT)
Mental Health Consultation

Contact Us for More Info

Buffalo Office

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763-682-4400

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763-682-1353

Elk River Office

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763-441-3770

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763-441-9057

Monticello Office

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763-295-4001

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763-295-5086

St Cloud Office

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320-252-5010

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320-252-0908

Waite Park Office

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320-230-0611

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320-251-4175

Meet Our Providers

Our staff members support the individuals we serve with empathy and guidance during challenging times in their lives. As experts in their field with connections to community resources, all clients receive specialized services tailored to meet their specific needs.

Buffalo Team

Monique M. Miller

Monique M. Miller

MS, LP

  • Adoption
  • Adults
  • Ages 0-5
  • Anxiety
  • Children
  • Complex Trauma
  • Depression
  • Families
  • Foster Care
  • Strained Adoptions
  • Trauma
Monique M. Miller – MS, LP

Specialties:

  • Adoption
  • Adults
  • Ages 0-5
  • Anxiety
  • Children
  • Complex Trauma
  • Depression
  • Families
  • Foster Care
  • Strained Adoptions
  • Trauma

Monique M. Miller

MS, LP

Monique received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of South Dakota and her master’s degree in Applied Psychology from St. Cloud State University. Her experience includes working in residential and day treatment for children and adolescents with severe emotional and behavioral difficulties. Monique’s current role at CMMHC is as an Outpatient Therapist, providing therapy services to children, families, and adults. She also provides mental health consultation in child care, Head Start, and county public health agencies working with early childhood families. Monique is involved with the Wright County Child Safety Committee and the Wright County Community Action Head Start Health Advisory Committee.

Monticello Team

Laura Smith

Laura Smith

Psy.D., LP

  • Ages 0-12
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Bio-Behavioral Catch-up (ABC)
  • Attachment Issues
  • Behavior Disorders
  • Clinical Supervision
  • Foster Care Systems
  • Individual Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Mood Disorders
  • Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
  • Parenting Support
  • School-Aged Children
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral
  • Therapy (TF-CBT)
Laura Smith – Psy.D., LP

Specialties:

  • Ages 0-12
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Bio-Behavioral Catch-up (ABC)
  • Attachment Issues
  • Behavior Disorders
  • Clinical Supervision
  • Foster Care Systems
  • Individual Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Mood Disorders
  • Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
  • Parenting Support
  • School-Aged Children
  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral
  • Therapy (TF-CBT)

Laura Smith

Psy.D., LP

Laura received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of St. Thomas and her master’s degree and doctoral degree from the California School of Professional Psychology at Alliant International University. She completed her pre-doctoral internship at the Youth Consultation Service Institute for Infant and Preschool Mental Health in New Jersey and her post-doctoral fellowship at Brakins Consulting & Psychological Services, LLC. Before joining the CMMHC team, Laura worked in many settings including therapeutic preschools, elementary and junior high schools, outpatient clinics, and private practice. She is currently the Clinic Manager for our Monticello office.

Waite Park Team

Lexi Johnson

Lexi Johnson

MS, LMFT

  • Play-Based Techniques
  • Prenatal-6 years old
  • Trauma Informed Care (TIC) to Family Systems
Lexi Johnson – MS, LMFT

Specialties:

  • Play-Based Techniques
  • Prenatal-6 years old
  • Trauma Informed Care (TIC) to Family Systems

Lexi Johnson

MS, LMFT

Lexi completed her bachelor’s degree at the College of Saint Benedict and her master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at St. Cloud State University. She is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT). Before joining the CMMHC team, Lexi worked with children in the classroom and in-home settings. She is currently an Outpatient Therapist.

Mary J. Linn

Mary J. Linn

MS, LP

  • Parent-Child Interactive Therapy
  • Trauma-Informed Child & Parent Psychology
Mary J. Linn – MS, LP

Specialties:

  • Parent-Child Interactive Therapy
  • Trauma-Informed Child & Parent Psychology

Mary J. Linn

MS, LP

Mary has a master’s degree in Community Counseling from St. Cloud State University. Before joining the CMMHC team in 1994, she was a Family Therapist at Gerard In-Home Treatment Program. She is currently the Early Intervention Family Services Clinical Supervisor, providing consultation and training to other community providers and agencies.

Allison Netter

Allison Netter

MS, LPCC

  • Adolescents 16+
  • Ages 0-5
  • Children 6-9
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Motivational Interviewing (MI)
Allison Netter – MS, LPCC

Specialties:

  • Adolescents 16+
  • Ages 0-5
  • Children 6-9
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Motivational Interviewing (MI)

Allison Netter

MS, LPCC

Allison earned her bachelor’s degree in Psychology and her master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from St. Cloud State University. Before joining CMMHC, she worked in a variety of mental health settings. Allison is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC), has completed training in Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT), and is studying to become certified in Child-Parent Psychotherapy (CPP). Her position at CMMHC is Outpatient Therapist.

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Map of the CMMHC St. Cloud Location
Central Minnesota Mental Health Center (CMMHC) has been a trusted community resource for mental health services since 1959. Our headquarters are based in Saint Cloud and we have additional office sites in Buffalo, Elk River, Monticello and Waite Park.