Providers

Health Care Providers

There are many public and private resources in the St. Cloud area community that provide assessment and
counseling services. This list should not be interpreted as a recommendation, or considered to be
comprehensive.

The following is a list of the known providers, as of October 2010, who provide services
for very young children. Please contact the agencies directly. Clinicians who have stars and/or hatch
marks beside their name have specialized training in early childhood mental health practice – see below
for details.

Caritas Mental Health Clinic

  • 911 18th Street North
  • St. Cloud, MN 56303
  • 320-650-1660
  • **Charlotte Dokken – AGES 0-5+

The Center for Family Counseling

  • 2025 Stearns Way #111
  • St. Cloud, MN 56303
  • 320-253-3540
  • Shelly Christy – AGES 3+

Center for Psychological Services

  • Roosevelt Office Park Suite 109
  • 600 South 25th Avenue
  • St. Cloud, MN 56301
  • 320-255-0343
  • **Norma Taylor – AGES 4+
  • Kim Pareigat – AGES 4½+
  • Jody Kirchner – AGES 5+
  • Lori Nelson-Eggers – AGES 5+
  • **Mary Linn – AGES 0-5+

Central MN Mental Health Center

  • 1321-13th Street North
  • St. Cloud, MN 56303
  • 320-252-5010
  • **Mary Linn – AGES 0-5+
  • Sauk Rapids/Rice School Based
  • Julie Kieki – AGES 5+
  • Angela Young – AGES 5+
  • Pamela Becker – AGES 3-5+

Child and Adolescent Specialty Care/
Centracare Health Plaza

  • 1900 Centracare Circle
  • St. Cloud, MN 56303
  • 320-229-4908
  • Millie Veto – AGES 0-5
  • (*)Cathy Palmer – AGES 0-5+
  • Rebecca Pohlig – AGES 2+ (autism specialty)

The Creative Therapy Center

  • 657 Main Street, Suite 214
  • Elk River, MN 55330
  • 763-274-0510
  • (#)Nicole Ross – AGES 0-5+
  • (#)Robin Wicker – AGES 0-5+
  • (#)Sarah Cross – AGES 0-5+

Health Partners Behavioral Health

  • 1245 15th Street North
  • St. Cloud, MN 56303
  • 320-253-6952
  • Cheryl Spellacy – AGES 0-5+

Lighthouse Child & Family Services

  • 160 3rd Ave. NW
  • Milaca, MN 56353
  • 320-983-2335
  • (*)**Julie Hanenburg – AGES 0-5+

Lutheran Social Services

  • 22 Wilson Ave. Northeast
  • St. Cloud, MN 56302-6069
  • 320-251-7700
  • **Sara Shosted – AGES 3+

Nurturing Possibilities

  • 32104 Cty Rd. 1
  • St. Cloud, MN 56303
  • 320-266-7107
  • **##Jane Ellison – AGES 0-5+

Pinecone Family Counseling

  • 2385 Troop Dr. Suite 202
  • Sartell, MN 56377
  • 320-253-2385
  • Dorothy Soukup-Bender – AGES 3+

True Balance PLLC

  • 16016 233rd St.
  • Little Falls, MN 56345
  • 320-632-5524
  • (*)Leslie Russell-Martin – AGES 0-5+
  • (autism, PDD, Psych testing)
  • Jodi Nelson – AGES 3+
  • Heather Anderson – AGES 3+
  • Deb Vogt – AGES 3+

Village Family Service Center

  • 3950 3rd St. N. Suite 102
  • St. Cloud, MN 56303
  • 320-253-5930
  • (*)**Victoria Knight – AGES 0-5+
  • **Sarah Flaten – AGES 0-5+
  • Ginger Pederson – AGES 0-5+
  • Tonya Dolly – AGES 0-5+

(*)=Trained in Parent Child Interaction
Therapy ages 3+

**=Trained in Child Parent Psychotherapy
ages 0-5+

(#)=Trained in Play Therapy

##=Infant Mental Health Endorsed