Suzanne Derheim, MA LMFT

Therapist, Assessment and Intake Department (AID)

EDUCATION

Master’s Degree: Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota
Bachelor’s Degree: University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Licensure: LMFT

Suzanne earned a Master’s degree in Counseling and Psychological Services from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota in 2009 and a post graduate certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy in 2012. Suzanne connects with systemic, narrative and trauma informed therapeutic approaches and strives to provide a safe and caring environment. Suzanne has worked in a variety of settings including case management, vocational rehabilitation, children’s therapeutic support services, chemical dependency, adolescent day treatment, and outpatient therapy. Suzanne has experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families. Suzanne joined PrairieCare in 2018 in the Admission and Intake Department assessing patients of all ages to connect them with programming to meet their needs. Suzanne has also provided therapy coverage in adult intensive outpatient programming, including both the general mental health track as well as programming specific to peri-natal mental health. She also enjoys providing training and support to new employees.

Suzanne enjoys yoga, traveling, reading and binge watching her favorite shows. Suzanne also loves spending time with her husband, son (2) and their dog.

SPECIAL CLINICAL INTERESTS

Depression
Anxiety
Self-esteem Communication
Women’s issues

ADDITIONAL INFO

Adults: Yes
Adolescents: Yes
Children: Yes