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“Three things in my life saved me from going down a path of misery and depression:  my mother, God, and the staff (at Headway)…With each struggle I face now, I am filled with the courage and skills to take a healthy approach to fixing whatever it is that is I am having trouble with.”

- Headway Client

Nergis Petersen, MA, LPCC

Nergis Petersen 8.25

Supervisor, Vision Program

Phone: 952-212-9887
Fax: 612-861-3446
Email: nergis.petersen@headway.org
6425 Nicollet Avenue South
Richfield, MN 55423

Nergis has worked in the human services field since 2008 and joined Headway in August, 2013 as a therapist in the school-based program.  She joined the Vision team in May, 2015.  She has 15 years involvement in school systems and various school boards and worked at a day treatment facility prior to starting at Headway. She specializes in groups, CBT, emotionally focused therapy and positive therapy.  As the supervisor of the Vision program, she provides guidance and clinical support to her team, and encourages healthy communication, collaboration and self care.  "I am excited to be part of a unique and progressive therapy and education model which provides services for students in the classroom," she says. 

Outside of work, Nergis teaches yoga and fitness classes, travels, reads, sees live music concerts and theater, and supports her kids and their activities and interests.

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