Our Staff

Our team of experienced psychologists, marriage and family therapists, counselors, social workers, and licensed alcohol and drug counselors will help you find the solution you need to move forward in hope.
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Our Staff

Our experienced team will help you find the solution you need to move forward in hope.

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Karissa Godel | MS, LPCC, LADC

Location: Chanhassen
Focus: Adolescents and adults

Karissa Godel earned her Bachelor of Science in Psychology at Crown College, St. Bonifacius, MN;  Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling at Minnesota State University—Mankato; and graduate certificate in Co-occurring Disorders at Adler Graduate School.  Her clinical specialties include co-occurring issues of addiction and mental health, diagnostic assessment, holistic individualized treatment planning, and Christian cognitive behavioral therapy.  She is passionate about empowering individuals to manage their mental health, to find hope in recovery from addictions, and to live a victorious life.

Clinical Interests

Karissa's Areas of Expertise

  • Addiction
  • Adjustment Disorders
  • Affective Disorders
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Disorders (ADD)
  • Autism/Asperger’s Spectrum
  • Bariatric Surgery Assessment
  • Blended Families
  • Childhood Behavioral Disturbances
  • Christian Counseling
  • Co-dependence
  • Communication Skills
  • Couples
  • Depression
  • Divorce/Separation Issues
  • Dual Diagnosis–Developmental Disability and Mental Health
  • Dual Diagnosis–Substance Abuse and Mental Health
  • Families
  • Grief
  • Marital Conflicts
  • Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Mood Disorders
  • Panic Disorder
  • Parenting Skills
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Spiritual Issues
  • Therapeutic Support of Foster Care
  • Trauma
  • Women’s Issues

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