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Counseling Staff

Kristin Larsen, LMSW, ACSW
Director of Counseling Services; Mental Health Clinician
BA 2000, University of Michigan;
MA 2003, University of Chicago

Kristin Larsen joined Lake Superior State University in September 2010. She is originally from Petoskey, MI and received her undergraduate degree in psychology from the University of Michigan. She then spent one year working as an AmeriCorps volunteer in the Keweenaw before pursuing a graduate degree in social work at the University of Chicago. Following completion of her master’s degree, Kristin spent a number of years working in the Southwest before returning to Chicago to continue her clinical social work education at the doctoral level at Loyola University Chicago. Kristin, who continues to work on her doctoral dissertation, relocated to Sault Ste Marie, MI to work as LSSU's Director of Counseling Services. Kristin is a licensed master's social worker with a clinical specialty. She has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults in both inpatient and outpatient therapeutic settings. She enjoys the opportunity to draw on clients' strengths to foster their innate tendencies toward positive growth.


   

James Muller, LMFT
Counseling Services; Mental Health Clinician/Therapist
M.MFT 1999, Abiline Christian University

James lived in the South, Southwest, Northwest, and Central United States before moving to Michigan’s Upper Peninsula in 2004.  After completing his graduate degree, he worked primarily in clinical settings helping children, adolescents, and their families in such programs as deferred adjudication, intensive therapeutic services, and foster care.  Locally, James has enjoyed providing therapeutic, consultation, and Employee Assistance Program services.  He also devotes one day a week to the Sault Health Adolescent Care Center (the “SHACC”) – a clinic providing medical, mental health, and dental services – housed in the Sault High School.  In addition to his current work at LSSU Counseling Services, he has been previously involved with LSSU as both a student doing coursework, and as an adjunct Instructor.  James is particularly interested in issues involving gender, culture, and equality. 

Affiliations:

American Association of Marriage & Family Therapy, Clinical Member since 1999
Michigan Association of Marriage & Family Therapy, Clinical Member since 2004

 

Katee Blalock
Administrative Assistant

Katee Blalock joined Lake Superior State University in September 2010.  She is originally from Grand Ledge, Michigan, a suburb on the western side of Lansing.

Katee is passionate about helping students achieve their highest success at LSSU. Katee enjoys spending time with family & friends, biking, baking, and reading.

 

 

 

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