Our Behavioral Health Team

Jeni Kolstad received her MSW from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Her specialties include solution-focused therapy, positive psychology, motivational interviewing and mindfulness. She works well with adolescents and adults, and has an interest in working with those who have HIV/AIDS diagnoses and individuals who identify as LGBT. Jeni provides integrated behavioral health care working within the medical department to help people to meet their health care goals. She can provide diagnostic and Rule 25 assessments as well.

She cares deeply about community health and does her part to ensure that all people have access to mental health care.

Jeni joined the Open Door Team in 2017.

Behavioral Health Consultant

Jo Ellen has worked with a variety of populations, including children in protective services, refugees, emergency shelter residents, and incarcerated individuals.  At ODHC, she primarily provides therapy and diagnostic assessments for children and adolescents.
 
She received her MSW Master of Social Work from the University of Michigan, and her BS from Northern Arizona University. Jo Ellen is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW), and has been a valued member of the Open Door team since 2015.
Behavioral Health Provider

Deb Latzke specializes in the assessment and treatment of substance use disorders and the administration of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT). She received her MS in Community/Counseling Psychology from Minnesota State University (Moorhead) and her BA in Psychology from Southwest State University. She is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) and a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC). 

Deb is engaged by her work at ODHC because she is able to make a difference in the lives of others. She has been working at Open Door since 2014.

Behavioral Health Provider

Rochelle is a board certified Family Mental Health Nurse Practitioner earning her MSN from Rush University in Chicago, IL. She has experience in multiple mental health settings, including inpatient child/adolescent/adult/geriatric units, outpatient clinics, teenage runaway shelters, correctional facilities, and community health facilities. She enjoys working with a diverse array of mental health issues and treating clients across the lifespan.

She uses a holistic approach to identify biological and psychosocial issues affecting clients, and collaborates with other departments to identify appropriate treatments and help patients achieve their individual goals. Areas of special interest include working with young adults and their families in the transition to adulthood, and working with clients who live with a severe and persistent mental illness diagnosis. She also prescribes supplements as an alternative therapy or to promote optimal wellness. Rochelle joined the the ODHC team in 2017.

Family Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

Sara Seward has been working at Open Door Health Center since 2014 and provides integrated behavioral health services to ODHC patients. She received her Master of Social Work (MSW) from University of St. Thomas/St. Catherine's University, and her BS in Social Work from Minnesota State University (Mankato). She is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) and Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC). 

Sara enjoys supporting patients by implementing brief, solution-focused techniques that can be helpful to patients experiencing a number of concerns. Sara also assists in completing chemical use assessments for patients and making referrals to community providers for specialty services.  

Behavioral Health Consultant and Provider