SandiBucherSandi Bucher, LPCC

Therapist

EDUCATION

Master’s Degree: St. Cloud State University, Minnesota
Bachelor’s Degree: University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, WI
Licensure: Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

Sandi is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with over 16 years experience working with children/adolescents and their families.  Sandi is a therapist at PrairieCare’s Rochester site. She has previously worked as a therapist in a residential setting, an outpatient clinic, and in co-located services within a high school.  Sandi is also a trained Trauma Focused – Cognitive Behavioral Therapist.  Her focus is working with children, adolescents, and adults with anxiety, depression, anger, trauma, and attachment issues.   Her treatment approach is to provide a safe environment that offers support and encouragement, while also providing useful tools and strategies, that her clients can use to persevere through their struggles.   She uses a creative and eclectic approach with techniques including Solution Focused-Brief Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.  Sandi believes in the resiliency of children and adolescents and believes the support system and family system as a whole is critical in the care and treatment of the client.  Sandi has worked as a member of a multi-disciplinary team and places a great deal of importance on collaborating and communicating with all members of the treatment team including the client, caregivers, social workers, and professional staff.


SPECIAL CLINICAL INTERESTS

Depression
Anxiety disorders
Trauma
Loss/Grief
Attachment Issues
Behavioral Issues

Additional Info

Children, Adolescents: Yes
Adults: Yes