As a Licensed Psychologist, Psy. D., LP, Cheri focuses on helping individuals heal from a variety of life struggles from a holistic viewpoint that all parts of a person’s life are intertwined and affect each other. She believes that everyone has the chance to heal and live a life that is rewarding to them. A main point of interest is treating trauma, addiction, eating disorders and co-occurring disorders such as mood disorders, anxiety and trauma-based symptoms. In addition, her practice includes psychological evaluations encompassing ADHD testing, learning disabilities, achievement testing and personality testing to aid in diagnosing and treatment planning.
Professional Experience & Affiliations
Cheri is a Licensed Psychologist, Psy. D., LP, in Minnesota. She is a member of the American Psychological Association. She has previous experience working with individuals who experience addiction and mental health struggles, eating disorders, individuals in transition, grief and loss, divorce, domestic violence survivors and perpetrators. She has worked in integrated care with eating disorders and consulted with doctors, nurses and dieticians. In addition, she has experience working with CPS, probation and the court system in helping individuals heal and meet expectations from these different agencies.
Cheri has spent time providing presentations and guest lectures on both eating disorders, addiction, and trauma, as well as, how these interact and overlap each other. She has done presentations with the Addiction division of the American Psychological Association and the Minnesota Psychological Association. She has guest lectured at the University of Minnesota’s program for integrated health for the past three years. In addition, she is an adjunct instructor with People Incorporation Inc.
Cheri received an M.A. and Psy.D. from the University of St. Thomas.