Kelli Ann Carlson, MSW, LGSW

Associate Therapist, Assessment and Intake Department (AID


Master’s Degree: Master of Social Work (MSW), California State University, Fullerton
Bachelor’s Degree: Bachelor of Social Work (BSW), University of Wisconsin, River Falls
Licensure: Licensed Graduate Social Worker (LGSW)

Kelli Ann is a Licensed Graduate Social Worker (LGSW) and has provided social services to children, adolescents, and adults since 2013. Kelli Ann first worked in homeless street outreach and case management. Kelli Ann also provided in-home services to adults with severe and persistent mental illness before moving to California to pursue her Master of Social Work degree (MSW). While pursuing her MSW, Kelli Ann gained experience in individual therapy, group therapy, and family therapy in a variety of settings including court-ordered treatment programs for adults and outpatient services for youth and families. Kelli Ann joined PrairieCare in 2017 and works at the inpatient hospital facilitating inpatient and outpatient programming admissions in addition to completing diagnostic assessments and brief crisis intervention.

In her free time, Kelli Ann enjoys spending time with her husband and two cats, reading, and catching up on the latest Netflix hit.


Transitional age youth
Psychotic disorders


Adults: Yes
Adolescents: Yes
Children: Yes