Minnesota Alternatives is currently licensed as a Rule 31 substance abuse outpatient program that specializes in treating co-occurring disorders (substance use and mental health).
We have one part-time medical doctor on staff (Dr. Jeff Sawyer) who offers Addiction Medicine and Psychiatry services.
We also offer mental health and trauma therapy provided by Dr. Larry Anderson, Jill Sweeny, LICSW, Allie Chapman, LMFT, Susan Bushek, LPCC, and Krissa Jackson, LPCC. Our practitioners offer Brain Spotting, EMDR, CBT, Prolonged Exposure and Somatic Experiencing to help address trauma related issues.
Minnesota Alternatives provides mind/body integration and teaches important life skills.