Training & Certifications

National Certified Counselor (NCC). Master of Science: Counselor Education-Community Counseling, Winona State University. Bachelor of Science, Psychology: Emphasis in Counseling, Viterbo University. Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Master’s Level

Special Interests (Areas of Focus)

Trauma therapy including Sexual Assault, Dissociation, Military Issues and PTSD. Anxiety, Depression, Anger, Anger Assessment, Parenting and Relationships

Hobbies & Personal Interests

Barbara enjoys family farm life including grandchildren and gardening. She is a life- long learner enjoying Continued Education Workshops, the education series from “The Great Courses”, reading books and listening to audio books for enjoyment and/or self-education. In her spare time, she enjoys baking and decorating baked goods for friends and family. She also enjoys traveling.