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Join us July 29 for the Transforming Lives Golf Open, a fun day on the green with golf, games, and prizes.

All ticket proceeds go directly to our programs, helping us provide greater access to emotional and mental health care throughout the Twin Cities metro area.

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Testimonials

“I have been living with mental illnesses since I was 13... hospitalized more than 10 times since I was 19. After being in therapy for the last six months, I feel more stable than I have in my whole life... I love what they have done for me.” 

- Headway Client

Austina Hapka, MA 

Austina Hapka 8.25

Co-Located Therapist
RS Eden

Phone: 612-203-4700
Fax: 612-861-3446
Email: austina.hapka@headway.org
701 Decatur Avenue North
Suite 109
Golden Valley, MN 55427 

Austina joined Headway in July, 2017 and has worked in the human services field since 2012.  She has previous experience working with children, adolescents and adults and has a background in life skills development and substance use disorders.  She provides therapy services to women at RS Eden who are struggling with co-occurring disorders and also at Headway's Golden Valley outpatient clinic to clients of all ages.  "I plan to tailor my therapeutic techniques to help each individual based off of their own needs," she says.

When she is not working, Austina likes to go for walks in the park and go to concerts.  She also likes to get together with close friends and have dinner at new restaurants, play video games, and relax. 

Charlie Greenman MA, LP

Charlie Greenman

Co-Located Therapist
Mission Lodge  

Phone: 763-746-2434
Fax: 763-746-2401
Email: charlie.greenman@headway.org
701 Decatur Avenue North
Suite 109
Golden Valley, MN 55427

Charlie has been in the addiction/mental health field for more than 35 years and with Headway since 2000. He provides mental health services both at our Golden Valley outpatient clinic at at Mission Lodge.  He works with all populations we serve: children ages 11-18, families, couples and adults, but his specialties include helping those suffering from addiction, sexual abuse and domestic violence. He has joined our Dialectical Behavioral Therapy team (DBT) and uses cognitive behavioral therapy and hypnosis as well. His goal is to help clients and colleagues bring their assets to every situation they encounter. “Families and individuals who can communicate effectively and master their emotions and thoughts can bring hope and healing to any circumstance,” he says.

Charlie is married and enjoys bird watching, tennis and volunteering in the community to help people affected by substance abuse.

DeRelle Morrison

DeRelle Morrison

Co-Located Therapist
Perpich Center for Arts Education

Phone: 612-226-8770
Fax: 763-746-2401
Email: derelle.morrison@headway.org
701 Decatur Avenue North, Suite 109
Golden Valley, MN 55427

DeRelle has been with Headway since February 2018.  As a co-located therapist working at Perpich, her favorite aspect of her position is working with adolescents and collaborating with her colleagues about the well-being of her clients.  She is trained in trauma-informed care, has experience and training in working with clients struggling with homelessness, and training in human trafficking issues.  She enjoys working with diverse groups of clients by helping them to accomplish their therapeutic goals.  "My plan is to work in the best interest of my clients to help them build a healthy self-esteem", she says.

In her spare time, DeRelle enjoys running, reading, cooking (especially Cajun-style southern food), and spending time with family.

Jilleen Dauth, MA

Jill Dauth 8.25

Co-Located Therapist
RS Eden Men's Program

Phone: 612-307-2906
Fax: 612-861-3446
Email: jilleen.dauth@headway.org
6425 Nicollet Avenue South
Richfield, MN 55423

Jilleen joined Headway in December, 2016 and has worked in the human services field for more than 20 years.  She has provided services in several different mental health agencies and within schools and was previously an Intern at Headway's Day Treatment program.  She has experience working with trauma, poverty, domestic abuse, anger management and also with adolescents on probation.  At RS Eden, she provides therapy and psychological assessments onsite for men in the program.  

In addition to providing therapy for Headway, Jilleen also works part-time providing Domestic Abuse Education Groups for men and women.  In her spare time, she loves to read, walk her dogs, be with her family, see friends, and travel. 

Katelyn Nichols, MSW, LICSW

Katelyn Nichols 4.17

Co-Located Therapist
Youthlink and Downtown View

Phone: 612-205-5737
Fax: 612-861-3446
Email: katelyn.nichols@headway.org
6425 Nicollet Avenue South
Richfield, MN 55423

Katelyn has worked in the human services field since 2008 and joined Headway in January, 2016.  She provides outpatient therapy services at Youthlink and the Downtown View housing site in Minneapolis where she will be working primarily with teens and young adults who are currently experiencing homelessness, at risk of becoming homeless, or who are newly housed in Youthlink's supportive transitional housing program.  In addition to her previous experience of working with teens and adults who are experiencing homelessness, she also has worked with children, teens and young adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders and with adults with severe and persistent mental illness.  "I hope to help empower my clients and provide them with a safe place to share their story and heal," she says.

In her spare time, Katelyn likes to travel, garden, practice yoga, spend time out on the lake, and spend time with her friends and family.   

Marina Himmer, MA

Marina Himmer 4.17

Co-Located Bilingual Therapist
Richfield Career Education Program

Phone: 612-229-1858
Fax: 612-861-3446
Email: marina.himmer@headway.org
6425 Nicollet Avenue South
Richfield, MN 55423 

Marina joined Headway in November, 2016 and has worked in the human services field since 2014.  Prior to joining Headway, she worked with children and families at Comunidades Latinas Unidas En Servicio (CLUES).  She specializes in working with minorities, especially those of Hispanic origin, and enjoys using Cognitive Behavior Therapy approaches with her clients.  "I provide highly sensitive, multicultural services and encourage my clients to not only keep their heritage and cultural belief systems, but also empower them by providing tools to help them improve themselves," she says.

When she is not working, Marina likes to cook and try out new recipes, especially desserts.  She also likes to do arts and crafts, read books, and take her dog for walks.   

Nicole Slavik, PsyD, LP

Nicole Slavik

Co-Located Therapist
RS Eden 

Phone: 651-206-9595
Fax: 612-871-3357
Email: nicole.slavik@headway.org
6425 Nicollet Avenue South
Richfield, MN 55423

Nicole has worked in human services since 2004 and started at Headway in 2011. She works with women in the RS Eden chemical dependency program, focusing on their mental health issues and facilitating reunification with their children when necessary. “I think joining the women on their journey through treatment and helping them process past trauma is vital in maintaining their sobriety enough to find self-acceptance, making them more likely to be productive, contributing members of their communities,” she says.

When she is not working, Nicole enjoys all music, being outdoors, traveling, going to Twins baseball games, reading, and spending time with family and friends.

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