Our Team

Katie Ernst – MA, LMFT

Program Manager

Katie is a graduate of the University of St. Thomas in the Counseling Psychology program with a Marriage and Family Therapy Concentration. 

Katie has experience working with children, adolescents, and families in schools and community mental health centers.  She has a special interest in working with parents to help support and create change within the family system when working with children. She also has experience in working with individuals who are in foster care or who have been adopted and their families. 

Katie works collaboratively with clients to meet the unique needs and goals of each client and family system.  She strives to foster a strong, trusting, non-judgmental, therapeutic relationship as it’s essential to the development and growth of clients. 


  • Education
  • M.A. - University of St. Thomas
  • B.S. - Drake University
  • Licensure
  • Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
  • Experience
  • Fraser
  • Northeast Youth & Family Services
  • Safety Center, Inc.