Outpatient Services Team

Dr. Timothy Wright, Psy.D.

Director of Outpatient Services

Dr. Wright has been providing therapy, consultation and education on sexual trauma and sexual aggression. He consults with adoptive, foster care and residential treatment centers on the dynamics of sexual victimization, sexual offending and family reunification.

tim.wright@villageranchinc.org

 

Robin Hubbell, PhD, MSW, LICSW

Clinical Director

Robin is an experienced therapist with specialties in the areas of depression, anxiety, PTSD, sexual abuse, sexual inappropriate behaviors, conduct disorder behaviors, couples and family therapy.  After leaving private practice, she worked for 13 years at Fairview Counseling Center in the Fairview Health system and then returned to the Village Ranch fulltime as the Clinical Director of the Cokato site.  Robin works with adolescents age 13 and above and adults in our Cokato office.

 

Christine Morris, MS, LMFT

Clinical Director

Christine is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with a wide range of experience providing therapy in day treatment, in-home, outpatient, school-based and private practice settings.  She has a near-obsessive love for Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) along with systemic and trauma-focused approaches to treatment.  With a passion for promoting growth and nurturing the clients and supervisees under her guidance, Christine encourages others to make meaning of their experiences and explore all possibilities in a systemic and organized way.  Her deeply warm, yet straightforward demeanor brings out the very best in those she serves.

 

Richard Chamberlin, MA, LMFT

Mental Health Professional

Richard provides therapy in our Anoka clinic working mostly with young people but also with adults and couples. He has been a Marriage and Family Therapist since 2002 and has worked in many different clinical settings, most recently with PrairieCare in Edina. He specializes in working with trauma survivors using Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy, which is an integrative psychotherapy approach, and also uses psychosynthesis therapy, which focuses on self-awareness and self-realization. He has degrees from the University of Minnesota and St. Mary’s University of Minnesota.  Richard was a Peace Corps Volunteer for two years in El Salvador, Central America.

 

TinaMarie Hubbell, MA, LPCC, LSW

Mental Health Professional

TinaMarie is a licensed professional clinical counselor (LPCC) and a licensed social worker (LSW).  She received her undergraduate degree in Social Work from St. Catherine University and her masters in Counseling Psychology from the University of St. Thomas.   She is fully trained (level I and II) in EMDR (eye movement desensitization and reprocessing) and has experience working with children, adolescents and families struggling with chemical dependency, trauma, attachment struggles, disruptive behaviors, emotional dysregulation, sexuality, and sexually inappropriate behaviors.  TinaMarie provides services out of our Cokato office.

 

Kay Neznik, LICSW, ACSW

Mental Health Professional

Kay specializes in working with children, adolescents and adults struggling from trauma of sexual abuse and/or sexual acting-out behaviors.  She has developed treatment protocols and programs to work with these populations in group, individual, family and animal-assisted therapy. She is a co-therapist with Equine-facilitated groups for sex-trafficked and abuse victims. She is level two trained in EMDR and also specializes in therapy with children and teens on the Autism Spectrum.  Along with her private practice Kay works at Village Ranch in the Residential Program with conduct-disordered females ages 12 to 18 years on our Annandale facility as well as Outpatient.  This includes individual, family and group therapy. She has experience presenting and has published articles, book chapters and research.

 

Jennifer Lanners, MS, LPCC, LADC

Mental Health Professional

Jennifer (Jenny) currently holds an LPCC (Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor) and LADC (Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor) licensure.  She has held a position within the state system for 9 years at the Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs and currently Department of Human Services.  Since 2014 she has held a Board of Directors position for National Alliance of Mental Illness, Southeast region.    Jenny works out of our Rochester office.

 

Marian J. Trautmann, MSE, LICSW

Mental Health Professional

Marian, a licensed mental health professional in the state of Minnesota, has been working in the field of Child Welfare for over 35 years with specialties in the areas of adoption/foster care, loss and grief.  She conducts individual, group and family therapy working with children, adolescents, and adults.  She enjoys exploring modalities of sand tray, emotional freedom techniques, play therapy and chi gong.  Marian works out of our Cokato and Anoka offices.

 

Randy Wills, MA, LP

Mental Health Professional

Randy is a licensed Psychologist with over 30 years of experience working with adolescents, adults, families and couples.  He has provided psychological services for Village Ranch for 14 years.  In addition, in the most recent years, Randy has been working at a co-occurring chemical dependency program.  Randy works out of our Cokato office.

 

Jessica Fick, MS

Mental Health Practitioner, Clinical Trainee

Jessica joined Village Ranch in early 2017 as a Student Intern and now is a Clinical Trainee working towards becoming a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor.  She received her Master’s Degree in Mental Health Counseling from Capella University.  Currently, she provides services to children in residential care and foster care, as well as school-based services.  Jessica has 14 years of experience working in the field of mental health in various roles focusing on acute adolescent and adult care, crisis care, employment issues, and day programming for children on the autism spectrum.  She has worked with children and adolescents experiencing emotional dysregulation, poor coping skills, depression, anxiety, trauma, conduct, and social skills deficiencies.  She believes counseling starts by creating a positive relationship with the client based on the client’s interest to decrease negative feelings associated with counseling, as well as to increase the client’s supports.  Jessica is passionate about providing children and adolescents with positive skills to decrease future concerns.  She understands that every individual has a unique story and their perceptions of their world influence their well-being. 

 

Victoria (Tori) Godnyuk, MA

Mental Health Practitioner, Clinical Trainee

Tori is a clinical trainee working toward becoming a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC). She achieved a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire and a Masters of Arts degree in Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in child and adolescent mental health from Bethel University, St. Paul, Minnesota. She has experience working with children and adolescents with a wide array of mental health concerns including attachment, trauma, shame, oppositional/defiance, depression and anxiety. She also has experience in DBT skills training, CBT and directive/non-directive play therapy. She is passionate about working with children and adolescence in helping them uncover their own strengths, tools and skills to achieve a fulfilling and balanced life. Tori offers skills training and therapy focusing on means to help children and adolescents with emotion regulation, interpersonal relationships, and coping.  Her experience has led her to a special interest in play therapy and working with children in an experiential approach to allow for personal growth and healing. 

 

Mike Kieke, MSW, LGSW

Mental Health Practitioner, Clinical Trainee

Mike is a licensed graduate social worker (LGSW) and has a Master’s in Social Work (MSW) from the University of Minnesota with concentrations in clinical mental health and children and family services.  He has over 10 years of work experience with children, adolescents and families.  Past areas have included gerontology, medical social work, county case management, and therapy services including individual, family, and group settings.   Mike works out of our Cokato office. 

 

Miranda Berry

Mental Health Practitioner

Miranda graduated from the University of Minnesota with her B.S. in Youth Studies, through the School of Social Work. Miranda’s undergrad program allowed her to work closely with at-risk, inner-city young people. She started her Professional Counseling graduate program through Arizona’s Grand Canyon University in October, 2015 and is on track to obtain her LPCC licensure in 2018. Miranda enjoys working with young people due to their unique personalities and individualized sense of adventure. Miranda serves children in the community as well as boys placed at Village Ranch. When she is not working, Miranda enjoys spending time with her animals, fishing, hunting, and visiting with family.  She provides services out of our Cokato location.

 

Evan Brewton

Mental Health Practitioner

Evan has been teaching skills to children, adolescents, and their families for over a year.  Prior to that he held other roles at Village Ranch including Program Coordinator, Lead Residential Counselor and Residential Counselor.  In total, Evan has worked with children and adolescents who have been placed out of the home for the over 11 years.  Evan Brewton has a specialized knowledge of ASD having two children of his own with this disability.  He has specialized training in working with children and adolescents with ASD, ODD, and children in out-of-home placements.  Evan works out of our Hutchinson location.

 

Karmen Kovack

Mental Health Practitioner

Karmen graduated from Minnesota State University-Moorhead with a degree in Criminal Justice and emphasis in Sociology. Previously she had completed an internship at Village Ranch and then worked for Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota and Prairie Learning Center in Raleigh, ND.  She returned to Minnesota and is currently working at Village Ranch as a Mental Health Practitioner.  Karmen works in our Annandale location.

 

Kirby Moynagh

Mental Health Practitioner

Kirby has worked directly with adolescents at Village Ranch for over three (3) years in the Residential Program.  He has recently transitioned into the Practitioner role providing individuals skills to adolescents in Cokato and the surrounding area.

 

Chris Parks

Mental Health Practitioner

Chris has a bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice and did his internship with Wright County Probation.  He started with Village Ranch in the Residential Program as a Residential Counselor.  After four years, he transitioned into the Mental Health Practitioner role.  Chris meets with teenage boys in multiple locations around the Cokato to Buffalo network.