Jeff received his Masters in Management with a certification in Healthcare Management from the University of Mary and his Bachelor of Science; Business Administration from North Dakota State University.
Jeff comes to Pediatric Partners with over 10 years practice management and executive leadership experience developing, coordinating, and monitoring all aspects of the day to day clinic operations . His areas of interest include practice management operations (human resources, revenue cycle, marketing, etc.), evidence based leadership, growth management, performance improvement and new healthcare technologies. Jeff is also a certified coding specialist CCS-P through American Health Information Management Association.
When Jeff isn’t working he enjoys spending time with his family and friends enjoying Minnesota’s great outdoors; fishing, snowmobiling, golfing, hunting, and driving John Deere tractors. He also enjoys watching the NDSU Bison and Minnesota Viking football, playing pinochle, and volunteering at church and other fund raising events.
Jeff joined Pediatric Partners in 2018.
Mary is originally from Fort Wayne, Indiana. She received both her Bachelor and Master Degrees from the University of St. Francis-Fort Wayne in the field of psychology. She went on to receive her Doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Minnesota School of Professional Psychology, Argosy University. Mary also has her Autism Certification and Applied Behavior Analysis Certification through the University of the Minnesota- Twin Cities; and is a Certified Parent Child Interaction Therapist (PCIT). Mary has over 10 years of experience working with children who have developmental disabilities and children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Mary’s professional areas of interest include self-injurious behaviors; Augmentative Alternative Communication; Learning Theory; and helping children and their families achieve their goals. Mary is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, ABA Program Clinical Supervisor and Board Certified Behavior Analyst.
When Mary isn’t helping her patients and their families, she enjoys spending time outside with her husband, Mitch, and son, Fischer, swimming and going to the park, boating at the lake and playing with their rescue dog Delilah.
Mary joined the Pediatric Partners team in fall 2017.
Jenise has her Bachelors in Psychology and Masters in Counseling from the University of Mary. She is currently pursuing her PhD from Walden University in Counselor Education and Supervision. Jenise has worked as an advocate for survivors of abuse and assault; a youth counselor at a partial hospitalization program; and currently also is employed as a collegiate professor working with youth, adults and families. Jenise enjoys working with patients and their families to achieve goals and better their overall well-being. She is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC).
When Jenise isn’t serving patients and families, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, being outside and active, and spending time with her two dogs- Lucy & Goose.
Nikki received her Bachelor of Social Work degree at Minnesota State University Moorhead and her Master of Social Work at the University of Minnesota St. Paul. She is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW).
Nikki comes to Pediatric Partners with a wide range of experience as a mental health practitioner for children and adolescents. This includes working in children’s day treatment programs, behavioral group therapy, partial hospitalization, and case management. Her areas of interest include: Child and Family Mental Health, anxiety disorders, parent-child conflict, mood disorders, ADHD, trauma, personality disorders, and social skills.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons and being outdoors.
Nikki joined PTP in 2018.
Brittany received both her Bachelors Degree in Psychology and her Master Degree in Clinical Mental Health at the University of Mary in Bismarck. She is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC).
Brittany comes to Pediatric Partners with experience working with children and adolescents in both the in-home and clinical setting which has provided her with increased skills on how diagnoses present in different environments. Brittany is trained in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT). She also utilizes her training in art, sand, and play therapy when working with her patients. Brittany’s areas of interest include family therapy, anxiety and depression disorders, parenting skills, divorce, self-esteem, and anger management.
When Brittany isn’t helping children and their families, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, wood-working, and doing crafts.
Brittany joined PTP in 2018.
Jamie received her Bachelors in Psychology from Concordia College, and her Masters in Education Clinical Counseling from North Dakota State University. Jamie has worked with children for almost ten years and has experience as an intensive in-home family therapist for six years.
Jamie’s certifications include being a Parent Child Interaction Therapist(PCIT), Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TFCBT), Diagnostic Criteria: 0-3, and is also certified in Nurtured Heart. Her professional interests include parent coaching, coping skills, and in children with ADHD.
When Jamie isn’t helping children and their families she enjoys gardening, reading, cooking, and traveling with her husband and children.
Jamie joined our team in January 2018.
Jamie Wendt Barnett graduated from Minot State University with a Bachelor of Science in Addiction Studies and received her Masters from the University of Mary in Counseling. Jamie has worked in a variety of settings which makes her a great fit for our team; including adolescent inpatient, outpatient treatment, in a residential unit, and in a mental health hospital.
Her interests include depressive disorders, anxiety disorders, ADHD, coping skills, children who struggle with self-injurious behaviors, and substance abuse. Jamie is trained in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Structured Psychotherapy for Adolescents Responding to Chronic Stress (SPARCS) and is a Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC).
When Jamie isn’t seeing patients she enjoys spending time with family, running and reading.
Joely Davidson received her Masters Degree in Counseling from the University of Mary.
Joely has experience working with children, adolescence and their families to empower them and strengthen their relationships. Joely has worked with a variety of issues including: trauma, anxiety, depression, loss/grief, stress, abuse/neglect, and other mental health related concerns. She specializes in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT).
When Joely is not working she enjoys cooking, arts and crafts, and traveling with her husband.
Joely joined Pediatric Partners in 2018.
Erin received her Masters in Counseling and her Bachelors in Rehabilitation and Human Services both from University of North Dakota. Erin is a licensed Professional Counselor.
Erin comes to Pediatric Partners with a wide range of experience. She has experience in intensive in-home family counseling, working with homeless youth, and much experience working with adults with disabilities in community, home and vocational settings. Erin’s areas of interest include working with children, families, and teens regarding emotional regulation, trauma, Family therapy, CBT, mindfulness, play therapy, Autism and ADHD.
When Erin is not at work she enjoys spending time with her family, swimming, spending time outside, reading, and doing yoga!
Erin joined Pediatric Partners in 2018.
Dr. Justin J. Boseck earned his Ph.D. in clinical neuropsychology from Ball State University. He then went on to complete internship and residency in clinical neuropsychology working with children, adolescents, and adults with neurodevelopmental disorders, acquired brain injuries, and psychiatric illnesses.
Dr. Boseck currently focuses on assessment and treatment of neurodevelopmental disorders and psychiatric concerns including, but not limited to, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Autism Spectrum Disorder, learning disorders, mood disorders, behavioral dysregulation, anxiety, and brain injury. Dr. Boseck is a Licensed Psychologist, Board-Certified Pediatric Neuropsychologist, and Certified Brain Injury Specialist.
In Dr. Boseck’s spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife, Suzy, and his children, playing & watching sports of any kind, music, and being outdoors as much as possible.
Dr. Boseck joined Pediatric Partners Neurobehavioral Health in March 2017.
Alexandria “Alex” is originally from Fergus Falls, MN and earned her Associates Degree at North Dakota State College of Science in Occupational Therapy. Alex has experience working in a variety of settings which makes her a great fit for our team; she has worked in pediatrics, geriatrics, in the school system, and in a psychiatric residential setting. She has also worked with children most of her adult life.
Alex is Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) trained, has continued training in Play Therapy, and is CPR & AED certified; professionally she enjoys working with children who display behaviors.
When Alex isn’t seeing patients, she enjoys spending time with family and friends, working out, traveling, being at the lake and spending time with her pug Herby.
Anna is a Fargo native. She received both her bachelors and master’s in occupational therapy from the University Of North Dakota. She gained fieldwork experience in pediatric care as well as mental health hospitalization. Anna’s past work experience includes working in an adolescent mental health clinic and working as a Certified Nursing Assistant through college. Anna is very interested in all aspects of adolescent mental health. She is NBCOT and CPR certified.
Outside of OT, Anna spends her time playing volleyball, enjoys yoga daily, and spending time at the lake with family and friends.
Anna joined our team in the spring of 2017.
Brooke attended North Dakota State College of Science to earn her Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant License. Brooke has experience in transitional care, acute care, pediatric outpatient and mental health. She has additional training in zones of regulation, self-regulation in children, challenging behaviors and sensory integration. Brooke is NBCOT certified, as well as CPR/AED certified.
When she’s not helping patients and their families, she enjoys spending time at the lake, playing and watching sports, and being with family.
Brooke joined the OT team at Pediatric Partners in October 2017.
Courtney Crabill received her Master of Science in occupational therapy from the University of North Dakota.
Courtney’s areas of interest include Trauma-informed Care used in occupational therapy, sensory integration, mental health, and working with families. Courtney completed her thesis on Utilizing Trauma-Informed Care to Guide Occupational Therapy Interventions for Children in Foster Care. She is AED & CPR certified.
Courtney has experience working in the childcare setting, inpatient rehab and in a psychiatric unit. She also has experience as a peer mentor for individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
In her spare time, Courtney enjoys spending time at the lake, drawing & crafts, playing trivia & board games, and being with her two dogs!
Courtney joined the Fargo Neurobehavioral Health Clinic in 2018.
Rebekah “Bekah” Faul received her Bachelors in University Studies and her Masters in Occupational Therapy, both from the University of Mary in Bismarck. She has experience in school based practice, inpatient rehab and in a skilled nursing facility.
Her professional interests include working with children, she has a strong interest in mental health and in the Nurtured Heart Approach.
When Bekah isn’t helping our patients meet their goals, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, playing volleyball, and cooking/baking.
Bekah joined our team in January 2018.
Hailey received her Masters of Occupational Therapy from the University of North Dakota.
Hailey comes to Pediatric Partners with experience working with as a counselor at a summer camp for children with special needs. She specializes in Pediatrics and Mental Health.
When Hailey is not at work she enjoys golfing, spending time with friends and family, and enjoying the outdoors.
Hailey joined Pediatric Partners in 2018.
Emily Germolus received her Master’s of Occupational Therapy, Bachelor’s of Science in General Studies with Healthcare emphasis, and a minor in psychology all from the University of North Dakota.
Emily comes to Pediatric Partners with a wealth of experience and a background in Occupational Therapy as a travelling therapist for a little over a year. She is had assignments in MS, CA, NM, IA, and MN. She has experience working in skilled nursing facilities, pediatrics, outpatient, and inpatient therapy. Emily’s areas of interest include sensory integration and childhood trauma.
When Emily isn’t working, she enjoys travelling, reading, scuba diving, and spending time with friends and family.
Emily joined Pediatric Partners in 2018.
Allison “Allie” Moum received her Bachelor Degree from North Dakota State University in Human Development & Family Science, she is currently enrolled in a graduate program through Portland State University pursuing her degree in Special Education & Behavior Analysis.
Allie has over eight years working in direct care and case management with individuals who have developmental delays. Her professional interests include positive behavior support, preventive strategies and play-based teaching. Allie is an RBT in training and is AED/CPR certified.
In her free time, Allie enjoys traveling, everywhere and anywhere, outdoor activities, going to the lake, and hanging with her pug Howie.
Bria will be graduating from North Dakota State University in May 2019, with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a minor in Neuroscience. She plans to go to grad school to get her master’s in clinical psychology.
Bria has experience working with children with developmental delays and was a personal care attendant. Bria is very interested in brain behavior and teaching. Bria is an RBT in training and is CPR/AED certified.
In Bria’s free time she enjoys volunteering and going home to visit family as much as she can.
Caitlin earned her Bachelor of Science from the University of Phoenix and is pursuing her master’s degree. She has over twelve years of experience working with children, eight years working in the Applied Behavior Analysis therapy setting, and extensive experience with children who are Autistic.
Her professional interests include working on social skills, children who are non-verbal, and children with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Caitlin is an RBT in training and is CPR/AED certified.
In her free time, Caitlin enjoys spending time with friends and family, staying active, running, biking, and sports!
Shelby graduated from North Dakota State University with a Human Development Family Science and Wellness degree.
Shelby comes to Pediatric Partners with a great background of working with children of all abilities. Shelby has worked in preschools, with children with disabilities, and in the Americorps Reading VISTA. She has a passion for working with children.
When Shelby isn’t working she loves going to NDSU sports games, hanging out with friends and family.
Shelby joined Pediatric Partners in 2018.
Krysta comes to Pediatric Partners with a wealth of experience working with children. She has worked as a direct support professional, lead teacher, behavior tutor, and is currently a behavior tech with WFPS.
Krysta has an interest in working with children particularly children going through a hard time or needing that little extra. She takes special interest in ABA and functions of behavior.
Krysta enjoys crafting and refurbishing furniture and décor. She enjoys spending time with family and her dog Khloe. In her free time she enjoys watching ‘The Office’ and horror movies.
Krysta joined Pediatric Partners in 2018.
Presley graduated with a Master’s in Forensic Psychology from University of North Dakota. She received her Bachelor’s in Psychology and a minor in Sociology from Concordia College. She hopes to go back to school to get her PhD in Clinical Psychology with a Forensic Psychology specialization.
Presley comes to Pediatric Partners with much experience working with individuals with struggles with mental health and intellectual disabilities from working at Community Living Services to Prairie St. Johns. Her areas of interest are children with conduct disorder and the intersection of mental health and the justice system.
When Presley isn’t working she enjoys watching movies, going to concerts, reading, and spending time with family, friends, and her kitties.
Presley joined Pediatric Partners in 2018.
Hailey Thares is a student currently pursuing a degree in Speech-Language Hearing Science with a special education minor from MSUM.
Hailey comes to Pediatric Partners with experience working with children with Autism and other developmental delays or behavior struggles. She enjoys working one on one with children, watching them grow and learn.
When Hailey isn’t working, she loves spending time with family and friends, baking, and watching Netflix.
Hailey joined Pediatric Partners in 2018.
Team Member Since: 2018
Emily is currently a student at North Dakota State University pursuing a degree in Social Work and Family Behavior Sciences. She comes to Pediatric Partners with 2 years of experience working with individuals with disabilities.
What do you like most about working with children?
What I enjoy most about working with kids is their fun energy and how every day is something different with them!
What do you enjoy doing in your free time?
Emily enjoys kickboxing, coloring, and spending time with her cat.
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Danielle earned her Bachelors and Masters Degree from Minnesota State University Of Moorhead.
Danielle has a passion for working in the pediatric population to improve feeding, verbal communication, articulation, literacy, and other life skills needed for a child to engage in everyday activities. Danielle believes in providing the support and motivation necessary to patients and families to promote successful therapy.
Danielle holds her ASHA certificate and is licensed by the board of North Dakota and Minnesota. She has received additional training in Lips and Visual Phonics. She is First Aid/CPR certified and Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) certified.
When Danielle isn’t seeing patients, she enjoys traveling, yoga, spending time with friends and family, cooking, and snuggling puppies!
Ashley Hovde has joined Pediatric Partners Neurobehavioral Health as a Speech-Language Pathologist. Ashley earned her Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology from the University of North Dakota and Bachelor of Science Degree in the field of Speech-Language and Hearing Sciences from Minnesota State University of Moorhead.
Ashley has a variety of experience working in early childhood, pediatrics and with the adult population. Her experience ranges from providing treatment for swallowing, language disorders, articulation, pragmatics, and fluency. Ashley enjoys the variety that being a pediatric speech therapist brings every day.
While Ashley isn’t taking care of her patients she enjoys going to the lake, trying new recipes and spending time with friends and family.
Ashley joined Pediatric Partners in August 2017.
Kara Morrow, originally from Hutchinson, MN, earned her Master of Science and Bachelor of Science Degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Minnesota State University Moorhead.
Kara has a variety of experience working with pediatric and adult population in the outpatient setting. Her experience ranges from providing treatment for voice, language, articulation, social skills, neurocognition, and fluency. Her professional interests include feeding disorders, development of language, and literacy. Kara is AED/CPR certified.
In her spare time Kara enjoys running, cooking/baking, being outside, and spending time with family and friends.
Stephanie received a Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology and a Bachelor of Science in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences from Minnesota State University Moorhead.
Stephanie has experience in the public school system serving early childhood special education students and children with a variety of speech and language disorders. Her areas of interest include language disorders, literacy, and feeding disorders. Stephanie is also certified in SOS Feeding Therapy and Hanen's It Takes Two to Talk language therapy.
When not seeing patients, Stephanie enjoys the outdoors, especially biking and climbing.
Stephanie joined sister company Pediatric Therapy Partners in 2013 and transitioned to Pediatric Partners Neurobehavioral Health in May 2017.
Nicole holds a Medical Secretary degree from Northwest Technical College in East Grand Forks, MN. She has extensive experience in the industry, including 10 years at an inpatient psychiatric unit, three years as an office manager for a chemical dependency center, and seven years as an intake coordinator for victims of domestic violence.
When she’s not serving patients and their families, Nicole enjoys spending time with her husband and their young daughter, watching her daughter play soccer, and watching UND hockey. Nicole also enjoys reading and spending time outdoors.
Nicole worked at sister company Pediatric Therapy Partners, and was recently promoted to Office Manager of Pediatric Partners Neurobehavioral Health.
Anna is originally from Maddock, North Dakota. She has worked in an office setting for over thirty years.
In her free time Anna enjoys spending time with her husband of almost forty years, her children and grandchildren. She also enjoys going to the lake, quilting and just started her long time wish of learning to play the violin.
Anna joined Pediatric Partners in the Fall of 2017.
Shannon attended NDSCS for two years; she has over ten years of experience in an office setting, over five years working with children and has worked in the school system. Shannon is AED and CPR certified.
In her free time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, going to the lake, concerts and likes to explore a new travel spot every year.
April is from Pelican Rapids, MN.
April comes to Pediatric Partners with 8 years of office experience in various office settings. This experience has provided her with a wide range of experience customer service and time management skills.
When April isn’t at work she enjoys spending time outdoors with family and friends, travelling with her husband and 2 girls, reading, and watching movies.
April joined Pediatric Partners in 2018.