Behavioral Health Services
BHSI
New patient appointments: 651-662-0800
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North St Paul Providers

Therapists

Elizabeth J. Caven, PsyD, LP
Education:  Doctor of Psychology-Clinical Psychology: Minnesota School of Professional Psychology, 1999
Credentialing:  Licensed Psychologist
Areas of Practice:   Psychological testing/assessment with adults.  Psychotherapy with adults.  
Special interests:  Serious and persistent mental illness, geriatrics, dementia, traumatic brain injury, and risk assessment.
Testing/Assessment Areas:  Cognitive functioning including intellect and memory;  neuropsychological assessment; pre-surgical evaluations including bariatric and spinal; court ordered evaluations including Rule 20.01, Rule 20.02, psychosexual evaluations, CHIPS, competency to make decisions; ADHD, learning disorders, eating disorders, personality function,  and assessments to help clarify diagnosis or provide treatment recommendations.

Molly McClure, MSW, LICSW
Education:  Masters degree in Social Work from St. Thomas University (2004).
Credentials:  Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Areas of practice:  Molly provides a broad range of mental health services including individual and family therapy, as well as marriage and relationship counseling.  She works with adults, adolescents, and children.  While Molly tends to work mostly with individual issues such as depression, anxiety, life transitions, personal growth, career changes and emotional wellness, she has particular interest in working with couples and enhancing communication.

Jennifer Robinson, PhD, LP
Education: Doctor of Psychology - Counseling Psychology: Texas Woman’s University, 2018
Areas of Practice: Psychotherapy with Adults and adolescents as individuals, couples, and families. Psychological testing with adults, adolescents, and children.
Special Interests: I enjoy working with all aspects of gender and sexuality exploration and expression. I also work with the underlying factors in addiction (including process and co-addiction) from a family systems and trauma informed model. I like to work with different kinds of families including non-traditional types of family and romantic partnership configurations.
Testing/Assessment Areas: Cognitive function, personality function, ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorders, and assessments to help clarify diagnosis and provide treatment recommendations.

Michael Schwieters, MSEd, LP
Education:   MS.Ed. From University of Wisconsin – Stout.
Credentials:  Licensed as a Psychologist in the state of Minnesota since 1984.
Areas of Practice:  Adults and children (ages 3 – 18). Trained in Biofeedback and Thought Field Therapy (TFT). Special interest in ADHD Assessments; Anxiety Disorders; and, Behavior Management of Children.

Psychiatry

Laurie Leabhart, APRN, CNS
Education:  Columbia University College of Nursing, MSN 1990. University of Iowa BSN 1984.
Credentials:  APRN ( Advanced Practice Registered Nurse) CNS (Clinical Nurse Specialist) Adults though ANCC ( American Nurses Credentialing Center)
Areas of Practice:  Ages 18 and up. Assessment, diagnosis and medication treatment of mental health illness. I utilize supportive therapy with medication management.
Special interests:  Depression,anxiety, bipolar and psychotic disorders, verbal autism spectrum, adult ADHD, comorbid medical and mental illness, geriatric and young adult populations.

Steven Lutzwick, MD
Education:  Dr. Lutzwick received his undergraduate degree from South Dakota State University and completed medical school at the Univerisity of South Dakota in 1987. He did his residency training at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland Ohio.
Credentials:  Diplomate American board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Areas of Practice:  Dr. Lutzwick provides a broad range of adult psychiatric services including full psychiatric assessments, second opinion consultations, medication treatment and management services, and brief psychotherapies. He additionaly provides professional consultation services to medical and nursing facilities.

Egle Paula Otto, DNP, CNP
Education:  Doctor of Nursing Practice from the University of Minnesota in 2016.
Credentialing:  ANCC Board Certified as Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner ( Across the lifespan)
Areas of Practice:  Adult and Child/Adolescent  psychiatric evaluations, treatment, and supportive therapy
Special Interests:  Holistic approach to mental health, complimentary alternative and  environmental medicine