BHSI
Behavioral Health Services
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Eagan Providers

Therapists

Candice Beckham-Chasnoff , MS, LMFT
Education: Candice Beckham-Chasnoff earned her Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Indiana State University in 1995.
Credentialing: Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. Minnesota Board of Marriage and Family Therapy Approved Supervisor.
Areas of Practice: Outpatient psychotherapy. Individual, family, and conjoint therapy with adults, adolescents, and children. Clinical supervision of Marriage and Family Therapy trainees.

Christopher Burke, Ph.D., LP
Education:  Dr. Burke was awarded his doctorate in Human Services (Clinical) Psychology from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County in 2004, and received Post-doctoral training at The Johns Hopkins U. School of Medicine in Behavioral Pharmacology from 2005 to 2007.
Credentialing:   Licensed Psychologist, Minnesota.
Areas of Practice:   Outpatient psychotherapy – individual and group for adult, geriatric and adolescent populations.
Special interests:   Trauma, alcohol and drug related issues, military/family related issues, health/medical diagnosis related issues, work/career/employment related issues, men's issues, anxiety, depression, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), EMDR, spiritual issues and providing therapy that is respectful of traditional religious belief. 

Sarah L. Hart, Ph.D., LP
Education: Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology from Arizona State University, 2000.
Credentialing: Licensed Psychologist
Areas of Practice: Outpatient psychotherapy. Individual and couples therapy with adolescents and adults. Special interest areas include trauma, eating disorders, EMDR, depression & anxiety, relationship issues, grief, and adjustment to divorce.

Linda Miller , MA, LP
Education:  Masters in Counselling Psychology - 1981, St.Mary's College, Winona , MN .
Credentialing:  Licensed Psychologist since 1986
Areas of Practice:  Assessment and therapy of adults and adolescents.
Specialty Interests:  Mood disorders, anxiety, depression, grief, post trauma, codependency, addiction recovery and marital and couples/relationship therapy.

Gary Muchow, PhD, LMFT
Education: Earned a Master of Arts (1986) and Ph.D. (1991) in Counselor Education from the University of Iowa .
Credentialing:  Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist.
Area of practice:  Assessment and treatment for children, adolescents and adults (all ages), with particular interest in families and couples.

Katie Olson, PsyD, LP
Education:  PsyD in Counseling Psychology from the University of St. Thomas
Credentialing:  Licensed Psychologist
Areas of Practice:  Assessment and outpatient psychotherapy with adolescent, adult, and geriatric clients.  Particular areas of assessment include personality, ADHD, autism, and learning disability.

Brian Stawarz, MA, LP, LMFT 
Brian Stawarz has practiced for over 30 years in Minnesota, seeing children, adults, couples and families. His practice currently is primarily with adults, couples, and older teens who are seeking a therapist who is collaborative, offers guidance, new perspectives and believes the client is ultimately in charge of change. He values awareness, mindfulness, and the process of writing a personal story that is based on strengths and hopefulness. His guiding principles are that people feel respected, cared about and that they are seen as capable of growth and moving through even the most difficult times.
Educated at the University of Iowa (which included an internship in a Marriage and Family Clinic), Brian also brings experience working as a Vista Volunteer, working with teens in group home settings and the developmentally disabled. He has served as a Board Member of the Minnesota Board of Psychology, as a Field Supervisor for the University of Minnesota Family Social Science Department and as a Clinical Supervisor for the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy. He is licensed as a Psychologist and Marriage and Family Therapist in Minnesota.

Dana Ward, MA, LMFT

Education:  Master of Arts from Bethel University
Credentialing:   Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Areas of Practice:   Outpatient psychotherapy – individual, group, couple, and family for children, adolescents and adults.
Special interests:    Marital/couples and relationship therapy, anxiety, depression, family related issues, life transitions,  spiritual issues, and work/career/employment issues.

Prescribers

Susan Cavanaugh, MD
Education:  Dr. Cavanaugh did her undergraduate work at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis and received her MD from the University of South Dakota School of Medicine.  She completed her psychiatric residency in Sioux Falls, SD through the University of South Dakota in 2003.
Credentialing:  Board Certified in Adult Psychiatry
 Areas of practice:  Adult outpatient psychiatry including evaluations, consultations, management of psychiatric disorders and medication management.

Jack Drucker, MD
Education:   Dr. Drucker received his BA from Holy Cross College and his MD from St. Louis University in 1973. He completed his Psychiatric Residency at the University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics in 1976.
Credentialing:   Board Certified in Adult Psychiatry.
Areas of Practice:  Adult outpatient psychiatry including evaluations, consultations, management of psychiatric disorders and medication management.

Jane Khaskilevich, PA-C 
Education:   Jane earned a BS degree in Psychology and Pre-Med from the University of Minnesota. She then completed her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from A.T. Still University in Mesa, Arizona in 2010. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Credentialing:   Board Certified Physician Assistant
Areas of Practice:   As a Physician Assistant, Jane currently provides adult outpatient psychiatric services including psychiatric assessments, consultations, and medication treatment and management.

John R. Shirriff, MD
Education:  Dr. Shirriff did his undergraduate work at the University of Wisconsin , then earned his MD degree at the University of Alabama School of Medicine in 1981. He completed his residency there in 1985.
Credentialing:  Board Certified in Adult Psychiatry
Area of Practice:  Outpatient medication evaluations and medication monitoring with adults.