Donald D. Cratchy, MS, LPCC provides clinical supervision to Acumen Counseling Services, and offers outpatient services to adolescents, adults, and families. He received a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater, and a master’s degree in Community Counseling from Winona State University. Don has worked with children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families addressing a wide variety of issues and concerns. Past professional experiences include working as a practitioner, mental health professional, and clinical supervisor in school based, community based, correctional, residential, and outpatient services.
Janis R. Copsey, MA earned her master’s degree in Counseling and Psychological Services from St. Mary’s University in Rochester, MN and bachelor’s degree in psychology and sociology from Viterbo University in La Crosse, WI. She is currently working towards her licensure in the State of Minnesota under the supervision of Donald D Cratchy, MS, LPCC. Her clinical experience before Acumen Counseling Services included working with adults on a variety of mental health issues and providing Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) with Riverfront Counseling.
La Green, MS completed an undergraduate degree in Psychology and Sociology at Winona State University (WSU), a Master’s Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CMHC) and is working towards licensure (LPCC) in the State of Minnesota under the supervision of Donald D Cratchy, MS, LPCC. La believes it is important to provide a space where clients feel safe to collaborate in their growth. With the right amount of support, reflection, advocacy and accountability, the client can reach a level of personal insight, skill acquisition, and begin effective and authentic living. La has experience working with the general population including those who have diverse and underrepresented identities (LGBTQ, Poly+) with a variety of mental health concerns, identity development, and life issues. La takes a strength-based, person-centered approach using evidenced-based therapeutic methods such as Motivational Interviewing, Choice Therapy, and often implements behavioral therapy skills work and Narrative Therapy. Other experience: Adult Case Management. Adult foster care, College Student mentorship, Advocacy and Programming for Criminal Justice involved adults