"I greet all of my patients with a big smile because the best medicine, 99.9% of the time, with no side-effects, is a smiling face!"
Focus on depression, anxiety and attachment issues using a cognitive behavioral and DBT-based approach. Areas of expertise include family therapy, trauma and parenting education. Her approach is compassionate while offering challenge to assist individuals to make the changes they have identified as important. She works to assist people to balance the needs and wants of their lives with emotional regulation to enjoy those things. Age groups: teens, adults, couples and families
A graduate of Marian University, Andrus earned her master’s degree in Nursing from Marian University. Andrus and her husband enjoy spending time with their son, as well as enjoying the outdoors, cooking, yoga, and running with their dogs.
Areas of Interest -Audiologic Testing (Children and Adults) -Hearing Aids -Tinnitus Management
Ashlee provides injury prevention, evaluation, diagnosis and treatment services at area high schools.
"My passion for athletic training comes from watching athletes persevere through the process from injury to rehabilitation and to return to play. I feel so proud of an athlete when I get to watch them make their first tackle, dig their first ball, grab their first rebound, throw their first strike or run their first mile."
After delivery, Bales works collaboratively with other healthcare professionals to help care for newborns, monitoring them throughout their hospital stay. Nurse practitioners have excellent relationships with primary care providers and communicate with them daily about their patients.
“A baby’s birth is an exciting time,” according to Bales. “Parents want the best possible care for their newborn. I strive to provide the best individualized care for every baby. I am proud to work with a supportive team in providing the quality of care that I would want my own baby to receive.”
I specialize in working with children and their families. I have worked with kids on the autism spectrum for 16 years using ABA and play therapy. I work with kids, adolescents and families with varying diagnoses including depression, mood disorders, ADHD and anxiety. I use a strengths-based approach when working with people as well as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Motivational Interviewing.
Enjoys seeing a variety of orthopedic diagnoses for patients of all ages. Krista is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association.
Read what her patients are saying: "Dr. Bensen was wonderful! She greeted me with a smile, showed concern, provided explanations of what I can expect in the future, along with actions to take. Thank you for caring and making this a memorable experience!"