Sam works in the St. Cloud office of The Village Family Service Center providing diagnostic assessments and therapy services to individuals, couples and families. She considers herself a goal-oriented clinician who is collaborative with clients to ensure their needs and hopes for therapy are met. Sam has training in trauma-informed therapy (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing or EMDR) should clients have a need for addressing difficult events impacting their quality of life. She is also a proud ally and affirmative therapist for LGBTQQIA persons and their families, including a familiarity with Standards of Care for trans* clients hoping to pursue transition services.