Dr. Cavett is a Licensed Psychologist, Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor, and Clinical Director at Chrysalis Behavioral Health Services and Training Center in Fargo, ND. She provides psychological evaluation as well as individual, family, and play therapies. Dr. Cavett specializes in trauma, including early developmental trauma/attachment, and mood disorders including Bipolar Disorder. She treats children and adolescents with the following presenting issues: Mood disorders (Depression, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder, Bipolar Disorder), Anxiety Disorders (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Separation Anxiety Disorder, phobias), Behavioral Disorders (Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Conduct Disorder), Executive Functioning Disorders (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders), Trauma (medical trauma, child abuse/neglect, witness of domestic violence, dog bites, traumatic grief), Autistic Disorder, and Reactive Attachment Disorder.
Joely Davidson is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor joining the Chrysalis Behavioral Health and Training Center team. Joely has worked in both outpatient and in-home settings providing individual and family therapy. She graduated from the University of Mary with her Master’s degree in counseling in 2013.
Joely believes that therapy is tailored specifically to the individual and families that she serves. As a counselor, Joely’s goal is to support individuals and families during difficult times in their lives so that they can feel empowered to reach their goals.
In addition to providing individual and family therapy, Joely has training in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), FirstPlay, and training from the mental health professional group within the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) to support individuals and couples through their infertility journey. Her passion includes trauma work, anxiety, depression, adjustment/life transitions, grief, behavioral problems, and infertility.
Erin obtained her master’s degree in counseling, with an emphasis in Vocational Rehabilitation and her bachelor’s degree in Rehabilitation and Human Services from the University of North Dakota. Before obtaining her master’s degree she worked in the disability field for many years. This fostered a passion for working with individuals with disabilities. She has clinical experience in creating and implementing groups for individuals with developmental disabilities and severe mental Illness, coordinating mental services for homeless and at-risk young adults, Intensive In-Home Family Therapy, and Outpatient mental health services for children and adults of all ability levels. Erin combines Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family Therapy and Play therapy techniques to best meet the needs of individuals she works with.
Emily Sturn is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor in the state of North Dakota who obtained her Master of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from North Dakota State University. Emily also attended NDSU for her Bachelor of Art degree in Psychology and Child Development and Family Science, as well as a minor in Art. Due to her art and developmental background, Emily utilizes creative interventions, expressive arts, and multiple modalities to work with clients across the lifespan, including treatment options beginning in infancy. In addition to seeing individual clients, Emily also provides couples and family counseling and has training in both disciplines. Other areas of focus include; postpartum mood disorders, anxiety/depression, parent/child conflicts, and other relational issues, such as adoption, grief/loss, life transitions, and traumatic life experiences. Using creative interventions, as well as a relational-cultural lens, Emily believes that growth is achieved first by establishing a trusting, collaborative relationship with client(s) and then focusing on the utilization of strengths and resources, along with fostering new ways of approaching thoughts, feelings, and behaviors through building self-awareness and supportive reflection.
Kirsten Husebye, MS, LPCC
Kirsten Husebye is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (ND) who treats children, adolescents and adults. Kirsten graduated from Minnesota State University Moorhead, completing a Master of Science degree in Community Counseling and thesis in social justice training in 2009. Areas of focus and interest include treating children (preschool age and up), adolescents and adults experiencing Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, adjustment and stress related concerns, anxiety and depression. Kirsten has specialized training and over 10 years of professional experience in providing therapeutic services following separation, interpersonal violence, abuse and neglect. It has been a great honor to assist and support people as they heal from trauma. Kirsten has completed training and practice in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and also integrates practices such as cognitive behavioral therapy, play therapy and mindfulness training within a collaborative and empowering approach.