Family Strengths Counseling Group (FSCG) opened in September 2009 in Coon Rapids. The growing referral base and community need allowed the practice to expand to Cambridge in 2011, and to Hinckley and Moose Lake in 2016.
Katherine sees clients Monday and Tuesday at the Coon Rapids location.
Specializes in individual therapy, family therapy, and play therapy. She is a MN state board and AAMFT approved Marriage and Family Therapy Supervisor as well as an approved Play Therapy Supervisor. She has a background working in Anoka, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, and Ramsey counties regarding children in foster care. Katherine has been in the mental health field in various positions for over 14 years. Katherine provides supervision and consultations for organizations and individuals who work with children and families.
Becky Bengtson MA, LAMFT
Becky sees clients Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday at the Cambridge location and Wednesday at the Coon Rapids location.
Specializes in individual therapy, couples therapy, family therapy, and Sandtray therapy techniques. She holds a master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. Becky has clinical experience in outpatient therapy, in-home skills and therapy services, parent support group facilitation, and feels passionately about helping the first-responder community. She is also a Prepare-Enrich facilitator.
Amy sees clients Monday – Thursday at the Cambridge location.
Specializes in individual therapy, family therapy, Sandtray therapy, and play therapy techniques. She has a master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy with over six years of experience in the field. She has worked in various community mental health settings including in-home family services, private practice and a community mental health organization. Amy also has worked with Anoka, Hennepin, Chisago, Isanti, Ramsey, Sherburne, and Washington county social services in coordination of care.
Alisha sees clients Wednesday and Thursday evenings at the Coon Rapids location.
Specializes in individual, family therapy and play therapy techniques. She has a master’s degree in Counseling. Alisha has 5 years of clinical experience working specifically with children and adolescents in the hospital and partial hospital settings. Her experience includes group, individual and family therapy.
Adam sees clients Monday – Wednesday at the Coon Rapids location.
Specializes in individual therapy, family therapy, couples therapy, and working with chemical health. He has a master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and is a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC). Adam has clinical experience with outpatient therapy, residential therapy, client and family groups, and chemical health assessments. He has 2 years experience working specifically with the opiate use disorder population.Adam provides a unique lens to outpatient therapy holding dual licenses. His clinical and chemical health background offers his clients a richer experience. Adam utilizes chemical health knowledge to help individuals, couples, and families working toward or through recovery.
Amy sees clients Monday and Wednesday at the Moose Lake location, Tuesday at the Hinckley location, and Friday at the Cambridge location.
Specializes in individual therapy, family therapy, couples therapy, Sandtray therapy techniques, and working with the chemically dependent and LGBTQ populations. She has a Masters degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. Amy has two years of clinical experience with residential treatment (mental illness/chemical dependency).