About the Providers
Jennifer Briest, MSW, LICSW, LADC, MN CGC

Jennifer is a 1993 Concordia College graduate (BA in English/Creative Writing), and she received her Master of Social Work degree in 2011 from Augsburg College with a concentration in Multicultural Clinical Social Work.  Jennifer is certified in Accelerated Resolution Therapy.  She is a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor and  Minnesota Certified Gambling Counselor. Jennifer has worked as an inpatient gambling counselor, an outpatient public mental health therapist, a chemical use program coordinator, and a therapeutic foster parent.  Jennifer's treatment specialties include trauma, relationship abuse, anxiety and depression, grief and loss,  substance use, and gambling disorders.  Her hobbies include Airstream camping, reading, concert-going, gardening,  and playing Scrabble and disc golf with her family and friends. 

Trista Rogers, MSW, LGSW

Trista graduated from the University of Minnesota Morris in 2004 with a BA in Sociology and Women’s Studies.  She received her Master of Social Work degree in 2014 from the University of North Dakota. Trista has worked as the program coordinator for a sexual assault victim advocacy program and has provided mental health services to children in the school setting both as a mental health practitioner and therapist.  She has received specialized training in the areas of play therapy, family violence, and trauma. Trista is certified in Accelerated Resolution Therapy. She sees children and adolescents who struggle with anxiety and depression, trauma response, emotional and behavioral concerns, and life stressors and changes.  Her hobbies include reading, playing the piano and guitar, singing, painting, spending time with family and friends, and photography.