Brenda Haugen

Counseling Intern




Bethany Lutheran College



Specializes in working with individuals, couples, and families with a variety of mental health issues including anxiety, depression, PTSD, parenting, trauma, substance use, self-esteem, and grief/loss.



Brenda joined Christian Family Solutions in August 2019. She is currently a Master’s student at Minnesota State University, Mankato, where she is studying Clinical Mental Health Counseling.


Before entering her Master’s program, Brenda spent 20 years teaching in both public and private schools as well as college. She also has been teaching group fitness classes for the last 30 years, including cycling, aerobic dance, step aerobics, and yoga.