Specializes in working with adults who struggle with substance use disorders and/or gambling disorder
Deanna joined Christian Family Solutions in June 2020. She received her BS in Corrections from Mankato State University in 1998 and her Master’s in Community Heath, with undergraduate degree in Alcohol and Drug Studies from Minnesota State University-Mankato in 2005.
Prior to her work at Christian Family Solutions, Deanna was most recently an Assessment Specialist completing Rule 25 assessments for treatment funding and also gambling assessments/individual gambling treatment at the House of Hope, Inc. program in Mankato, MN. She has held other positions in the past which include as a staff at a detox facility, a residential counselor, and a counselor supervisor. Deanna’s interest into going back to graduate school for her LADC was due to her Corrections internship and working at the detox facility. She enjoys working with adults who struggle with substance use disorders and/or gambling disorder.