Behavioral Health Services
BHSI
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Woodbury Providers

Therapists

Susan S. Arquette, PhD, LP
Education:  PhD in Counseling Psychology from the University of Minnesota , 1990.
Credentialing:  Licensed Psychologist
Areas of Practice:  Assessment and outpatient psychotherapy with adult clients. She is also the Director of the Woodbury location and BHSI's Director of Regulatory Compliance.

Gretchen Bueide, MA, LPCC
Education: Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from Antioch University Seattle (1995).
Credentialing: Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC), Minnesota Board of Behavioral Health and Counseling.
Areas of Practice: Assessment and psychotherapy for adults, children 4 years old and older, families and couples.  She can help clients with a wide variety of issues including anxiety/panic, trauma, depression, relationships, medical and somatic issues, addiction, serious and persistent mental health issues, grief, stress, school and work issues.
Special Interests: Life transitions, managing stress, mindfulness, recovery, coping skills, sexuality and gender.

Sharon Hoag Jaslow , MS, LICSW
Education:  Sharon earned a Master of Science degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at the University of Wisconsin – Stout in Menomonie, WI in 1989.
Credentialing:  Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (since 2000).
Areas of Practice:  Sharon has worked in the Social Services and Mental Health fields since 1982. She currently provides mental health assessments and psychotherapy to individuals, couples and families.  Her client age range is from 3 to 60.  Sharon provides psychotherapy to those who struggle with a wide range of mental health conditions including depression, anxiety, neurodevelopmental, and personality disorders.  Her primary professional goal is to help clients develop their emotional, behavioral and relationship potential toward a greater sense of peace and fulfillment.  Her treatment approach is tailored to the needs of the client based on their stage of development, mental health symptoms and general functioning.  Cognitive behavioral, family systems theory, developmental model, psychoeducation and or play therapy techniques may be utilized.  
Special Interests:   The impact of Adverse Childhood Experiences on current functioning; dealing with unresolved issues related to emotional, physical or sexual abuse; trauma; challenges like ADHD, bullying, or other behavioral issues in the school or family settings; and family disruptions due to parental substance abuse, domestic violence, divorce, or death.

Mark Stewart, MS, LP 
Education:   Masters degree in Marriage and Family Therapy (1988) from the University of Wisconsin-Stout.
Credentials:  Licensed Psychologist
Areas of Practice:  Outpatient psychological assessment and treatment of individuals, couples and families (age 6 through adult). Clinical interests in depression, generalized anxiety, panic, social phobia (extreme shyness), post-traumatic stress disorder, and relationship problems, including couples communication/ conflict resolution, codependency, delayed emancipation of young adults, impact of chronic illnesses, recovering from extra-marital affairs and coping with rebellious teens.  He also offers ADHD screenings (ages 6 through adults) and follow up educational/ behavioral treatment.

Jocelyne Vincent, MMH, MSW, LICSW
Education: Jocelyne earned her Master of Mental Health from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine where she was trained in psychotherapy (individual, family, and groups) with adults and adolescents and received special training in play therapy with children. She earned a Master of Social Work at the George Warren Brown School of Social Work, Washington University (St. Louis, MO), focusing on alcoholism and later, on disasters stress and the coping required in stressful occupations.  While there, she was a teaching and a research assistant for two years.
Credentialing: Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW).  Longstanding member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and has served on its Board, in Minnesota.
Areas of Practice:  Assessment and psychotherapy with adults and adolescents (14+yrs), treating most mental disorders. Jocelyne has experience with a wide range of mental, emotional and behavioral problems. Her practice includes conflict resolution, going beyond polarization, parenting difficult children/adolescents, raising responsible adolescents, helping young adults move towards autonomy, teaching anger management and relaxation, moving through and resolving grief issues.  She has long experience with helping individuals cope with the cumulative effects of stressful occupations and with helping survivors of suicide. She has also worked in an out-patient Alcoholism Services and understands how to help family and other-related individuals escape from the clutches of co-dependency.  She has experienced working in a Chronic Pain setting and appreciates that chronic pain is often complicated, that treatment is multi-faceted and includes lifestyle issues as well as cognitive ones.  More recently, she has become familiar with issues important to our aging population.  She maintains special interest in cross cultural issues, motivation, nutrition, and mindfulness.  She offers Cognitive Behavioral Therapy as well as other practice approaches that fit the unique mentality of each person as he or she seeks relief from suffering, better mental health, and improved quality of life/relationships.

Prescribers

Laurie Leabhart, APRN, CNS
Education:  Columbia University College of Nursing, MSN 1990. University of Iowa BSN 1984.
Credentials:  APRN ( Advanced Practice Registered Nurse) CNS (Clinical Nurse Specialist) Adults though ANCC ( American Nurses Credentialing Center)
Areas of Practice:  Ages 18 and up. Assessment, diagnosis and medication treatment of mental health illness. I utilize supportive therapy with medication management.
Special interests:  Depression,anxiety, bipolar and psychotic disorders, verbal autism spectrum, adult ADHD, comorbid medical and mental illness, geriatric and young adult populations.

Egle Paula Otto, DNP, CNP
Education:  Doctor of Nursing Practice from the University of Minnesota in 2016.
Credentialing:  ANCC Board Certified as Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner ( Across the lifespan)
Areas of Practice:  Adult and Child/Adolescent  psychiatric evaluations, treatment, and supportive therapy
Special Interests:  Holistic approach to mental health, complimentary alternative and  environmental medicine