CounselorWith over 15 years of experience in the human services field, Colleen stands out for her great dedication and fierce determination to empower others and instill hope in people coping with their situations. Through counseling and education, she helps her clients by building and fostering a trust-based relationship that enables her to help people achieve their goals and live meaningful and purposeful life. A licensed professional, Colleen has worked at all levels. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Applied Psychology from Concordia St. Paul University, a Master of Science Addiction Studies from Capella University, and a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC). A firm believer in continuous learning and self-improvement, Colleen is also pursuing a post-masters certificate in mental health counseling to become a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC).Colleen leverages her educational background to offer strategic and tactical insights to see multiple steps ahead, plan for challenges, and ultimately provide the best solutions to her clients. She is well-renowned for her strong passion and realistic approach to counseling. She listens to her clients, builds trust, communicates to gain perspective and insight, and is empathetic to her clients’ needs. Colleen’s great work ethic and excellent communication have enabled her to create solid and long-standing professional relationships with her clients built on trust and respect.