St. Louis Park

  • Linda Oakes, MA, Ph D, LP

    Location: St. Louis Park Linda earned her PhD from the University of Minnesota.  She has been licensed as a psychologist for more than 25 years.  In addition to 20+ years at MidWest Center, Linda has worked in other metro mental health clinics.  Linda was a teacher in the Bay Area (California) prior to her career […]

  • Sara Russ, Site Manager at Lake Elmo & St. Louis Park

    Location: Lake Elmo & St. Louis Park Sara joined the MidWest Center Administrative Team in 2007. Prior to joining our staff, she worked as a school secretary and an inventory specialist, where she gained valuable administrative experience that helps here in her current position. In her spare time, Sara enjoys biking, reading, working out, playing […]

  • Susan Banal, MSW, LICSW

    Location: St. Louis Park Susan earned her Master’s in Social Work at the University of Minnesota. Susan also has her Bachelor’s from the College of Saint Benedict.  She has 25 years of experience working in the mental health field. Prior to joining the MidWest Center team, she worked at the University of Minnesota Medical Center Fairview […]

  • Mary Jo Faustgen, MA, LMFT

    Location: St. Louis Park Mary Jo has a BA in Physiology, a BS in Medical Technology, and an MA in Counseling and Psychotherapy.  Before joining MidWest Center, she was Associate Professor at Northwestern Health Sciences University.  She has 20 years experience in mental health, and is a Board Certified Supervisor with the Minnesota Board of […]