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Phone (612)436-0295                                                                
Fax     (612)436-0163                                                            
Owner and President
Karen Finck APRN, CNS

  Karen is the owner and president of Health Counseling Services. She currently has a private    
as a psychotherapist through Mental Health Counseling Services.  Ms. Finck also lectures  
  throughout Minnesota on a variety of psychiatric and mental health topics. She has extensive  
  experience in community nursing consultation, designing models of nursing care, and developing
  healthcare policies and procedures.
Nurse Managers

  Ruth Toner, RN, MSN
  Ruth Toner has over 20 years of nursing experience and has worked extensively in both acute care
  and community health settings.  She has a thorough knowledge of the state regulatory  
  requirements for provider organizations serving individuals with intellectual and physical
  disabilities.  Ruth is experienced at customizing nursing consultation services in order to meet both
  the general needs and state regulations of provider organizations and the individuals that they
  serve.  Contact Ruth if you are interested in nursing consultation services for your organization.

Email Ruth

  Karen Lilla, RN, BSN
  Karen Lilla, RN, manages the education department at HCS, developing new courses to meet the   
  community‚Äôs ever changing needs.  She is also our American Heart Association Training Center
  Coordinator.  An experienced instructor, she teaches CPR and First Aid, Mental Health First Aid,
  and Medication Administration courses at HCS.  Karen adeptly manages the recruitment and
  orientation of HCS nurse consultants, providing them with technical and clinical support, as well as
  specific training on state regulatory requirements. 
Contact Karen if you are interested in            
                                      becoming a nurse consultant with HCS. 

Email Karen

Education Department

   Training Administrator
       Dave Kuehn

  Dave coordinates the marketing of our training courses and creates the visual aspects of our training presentations.
  He also determines the instructors' teaching schedules, manages Karen Finck's off-site presentations, and schedules all
  off-site training courses.

  Contact Dave if you are interested in having any of our courses taught at your site.

Email Dave

MHCS Management

  Vicki Dean - Gramlich, APRN, CNS
  Vicki is the Clinic Director for MHCS. In addition to providing therapy and medication  
  management services, Vicki supports and oversees all of our providers in private practice at

Billing Department

  Steve Smith

  Steve is responsible for internal accounting for Health Counseling Services.  
  Contact Steve with billing questions on training or nursing consultation.
  Email Steve

                               Nicole Zeier

                                       Nicole is responsible for claims submission for Mental Health Counseling Services.  
                                       Contact Nicole with questions pertaining to past or present health insurance claims
                                       Email Nicole

Office Manager

 Matthew Gramlich
  Matthew is responsible for office management and overseeing day-to-day operations.
  If you have a question, he can probably help!
  Email Matthew

Administrative Staff

  Nalee Moua
  Nalee is responsible for checking patients in, scheduling appointments,
  and assisting patients and providers.
  Email Nalee


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