Jason Reed, PSYD, LP
Dr. Jason Reed is a Licensed Psychologist at The Recovery Clinic and Chief Clinical Consultant at Kodiak Recovery. Dr. Reed is an experienced addiction professional with a specific interest in the areas of substance use disorders, co-occurring disorders and eating disorders. He uses an integrated approach to understanding and treating addiction, combining evidence-based practice with common therapeutic factors such as empathy and the power of the relationship. His clinical approach includes cognitive-behavioral principles, mindfulness and acceptance strategies, trauma-informed care and recovery management. Dr. Reed is an Adjunct Professor at the new Co-occurring Disorder Training Program at the University of St. Thomas.
Karly Porto, MA, LPCC, LADC
Karly Porto is a dually licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and Alcohol and Drug Counselor. Karly is an alumna of the University of Minnesota obtaining her Bachelor’s of Arts in Psychology and Graduate Certificate in Addiction Studies. Additionally, she completed the Master’s of Arts in Counseling and Psychological Services at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. Karly specializes in the treatment of various forms of trauma, substance use, personality disorders, ego development, and mood disorders. She has a working knowledge and competency utilizing Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Informed Care, Mind-Body Skills, and Existential Therapy. Karly is passionate to share the journey with clients in their healing process by creating a collaborative, working relationship and instilling hope and self-efficacy. Her therapeutic approach is both compassionate and direct, with evidenced-based and person-centered interventions. Karly is married with a dog and a cat, and enjoys reading and hiking in her free time.
Camille Weas, MA, LPCC, LADC
Camille Weas is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor at The Recovery Clinic. She has experience in the treatment of trauma, mood and anxiety disorders, personality disorders, eating disorders, and substance use. Camille believes that every person has an emotional, mental, physical and spiritual life that needs to be supported and nurtured. The path to healing and self-acceptance occurs through a collaborative approach focused on enhancing personal strengths and insight to empower individuals to manage challenges and stressors. Her therapeutic approach is influenced by a trauma-informed foundation utilizing the principles of contextual and cognitive-behavioral techniques, as well as skills-based therapies to improve personal effectiveness and empowerment. Camille believes that physical and emotional healing begins with a holistic approach encompassing the body, mind, and spirit using an integrative model to restore balance and strength.
Andrea Hendel, MA, LMFT
Andrea Hendel is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist at The Recovery Clinic specializing in individual and family related mental health and trauma related symptoms impacting the family system. Andrea is an experienced addiction professional with a specific interest in the areas of substance use disorders, co-occurring disorders and eating disorders. She is trained in treating trauma and PTSD through the use of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) as well as Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT). She uses a holistic and strengths based approach to join with individuals and families and sees the client as the experts of their lives. Her clinical approach includes cognitive-behavioral principles, systemic views, mindfulness and yoga strategies, and trauma-informed care.
Holly Wruck, RD, LD
Holly Wruck is a registered and licensed dietitian in the state of Minnesota and specializes in eating disorder treatment. Holly has been practicing nutrition for 8+ years. Prior to working at The Recovery Clinic, she spent 4+ years working specifically treating clients with eating disorders in residential, intensive day, and outpatient levels of care, frequently in conjunction with co-occurring substance use disorder. Her goal is to provide a safe and collaborative space for clients by using curiosity, self-compassion, and a non-judgmental stance around food and weight. In using mindful/intuitive eating techniques, she hopes to guide clients towards eliminating harmful behaviors. Holly strives to build confidence in your choices helping you become more in tune with your body’s cues and needs.
Andrea Kurilla, MPH, RDN, LD
As a Registered Dietitian, Andrea seeks to help clients meet their individual wellness goals through a non-prescriptive approach. Whether you are looking for sustainable weight-management techniques or improving your relationship with food or your body, she will partner with you on this journey. Andrea has over 12 years of experience working with individuals with eating disorders, weight management, and co-occurring issues such as diabetes. She enjoys guiding clients toward freedom from the constraints of an unhealthy relationship with food, diet mentality, or other barriers they have encountered. Andrea uses a non-judgemental stance around food and weight, mindful/intuitive eating techniques and guidance in the elimination of negative behaviors. She also has additional experience coaching individuals on stress management, exercise, and tobacco cessation. Andrea looks forward to guiding you on you journey toward a healthy relationship with food and your body.
Peter Schaub, PsyD
Dr.Schaub is a postdoctoral psychology fellow at The Recovery Clinic. Peter is passionate about working with individuals who struggle with addictions and co-occurring disorders. He uses a collaborative, evidence-based therapeutic approach to help clients reduce their psychological suffering, gain insights, sustain positive behavioral changes, and cultivate a life that is more consistent with their values. He draws heavily from mindfulness-based frameworks (e.g., Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Buddhist psychology) and cognitive-behavioral therapies (e.g., CBT, DBT), but tailors his style to each person’s unique needs. In his free time, Peter enjoys bouldering, meditating, biking, and spending time with friends and family.
Jane Gallagher, LADC
Jane holds a BA in Psychology from Metropolitan State University and a certificate in Addiction Counseling as a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor from Minneapolis Community and Technical College. She has also completed requirements of a certificate program in Studies in Gambling Addiction from The University of Duluth Minnesota. Jane is currently working on her Master’s degree in a Licensed Professional Counselor track at Adler Graduate School. She has worked as a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor since 2017, in disease, psychoeducation and co-occurring models of addiction treatment. She has a passion for working with people, the mind and behavior, and couples it with a deep sense of love for humanity. She has a professional background in holistic health, mindfulness meditation, energy healing, domestic violence, chronic pain, fitness and in working with people of all ages, races, sexes, genders and creeds. She also offers coaching services in nicotine cessation, healthy lifestyle and raising confidence. Jane believes that laughter is healing and it is possible for healing to be a pleasant and fun experience.
Emily Plombon, MPS, LADC
Emily is a licensed alcohol and drug counselor with a masters in Integrated Behavioral Health from the University of Minnesota. She is trained in prolonged exposure therapy and working towards certification. She specializes in the treatment of substance use disorders, eating disorders, and post-traumatic stress disorder. Emily utilizes a person-centered and trauma-informed approach. She believes individuals pick up other’s values and beliefs to maintain connection at the expense of their true self-concept. It is from shedding these borrowed values and beliefs, exploring and returning to one’s true self, healing from psychological suffering occurs. Emily works to help people achieve an improved quality of wellbeing in life, through becoming the self one really is, in addition to developing or enhancing an authentic and deep sense of connection to others.
Ben Stewart, MA, LPC, LADC
Ben Stewart is licensed in the state of Minnesota as both a Professional Counselor and an Alcohol and Drug Counselor. He holds a master’s degree in Addiction Counseling and Advanced Practice from the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies. Ben has experience working at various levels of care ranging from medically-managed intensive inpatient services to outpatient settings as well. Throughout his career Ben has continued to focus on developing a strong therapeutic alliance with his clients in an effort to help facilitate their positive growth and long-term change. Originally from Pittsburgh he came to Minnesota in search of his own path to recovery in 2002. Ben and his wife enjoy traveling, exploring the local food scene, and are avid supporters of the Minnesota United Football Club.
Stephanie Childress, MA, LADC
Stephanie is a psychotherapist and addiction counselor. She has been in the field of addiction and mental health for twenty years. Her therapeutic specialties include, individuals/families with addiction issues; trauma, including working with professionals in trauma exposure job roles; parents with special needs child; depression and anxiety; compulsive gambling behaviors; LGBTQ; Stephanie use an integrative therapeutic approach including, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Narrative Therapy, Person-Centered and Trauma Informed Therapy.
Paige Neyers, MA, LCSW
Paige is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Kansas. She specializes in the treatment of substance abuse and works with both adolescents and adults. She also specializes in mental health issues that may contribute to substance abuse such as anxiety, depression, poor self-esteem or grief. Paige works by first building a relationship with clients then providing a safe environment for them to voice their thoughts or emotions. She believes that every person has value and deserves to live a life that makes them happy. Paige also believes that the client has the solution to their own problem; they just need a little help working towards it.
Michael Nachreiner, MA, LPC, LADC
Mike is a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor and Professional Clinical Counselor. He specializes in the treatment of substance use and mental health issues that co-occur. He has a goal of allowing clients to explore their substance use in a non-judgemental and open space. Whether people are looking to find safer ways to use substances, limit their use, or abstain, he works with them on creating opportunities for making decisions and possible differences in their lives. He also is EMDR certified and works with clients to address trauma responses. Mike utilizes an integrated, person-centered approach and preferred treatment methods include EMDR, mindfulness, goal setting, and trauma-informed care. He works to help people achieve personal growth and improve their lives as they best see fit.
Miranda enjoys assisting others at the front desk. She also does scheduling and coordinates between the different locations. She is currently attaining an Accounting Degree at Hamline University. In her free time she enjoys mountain biking and spending time with family and friends.
Johannah is currently attending the University of St. Thomas pursuing her Master’s in Social Work. In her free time, she enjoys reading, spending time with friends and family, watching movies and bringing her dogs to the park.
Kristen helps out at the front desk by checking patients in, scheduling appointments, and collecting payments. She is currently studying Health Care Administration at Concordia University in St. Paul. When she isn’t at work, she loves going on adventures with friends and spending time with her family.