Staff

 

Sandy Hardie, CSAC, ICS, CTS

Executive Director of Mahala’s Hope

Sandy is a certified Clinical Substance Abuse Counselor, Independent Clinical Supervisor and Certified Trauma Specialist. She has been working in the addiction field for over 30 years, specializing in women and trauma for 15 of those years. Sandy completed a two year apprenticeship in Tucson, AZ to learn equine therapy and has been facilitating equine programs since 2001. She is an advanced instructor of Eponaquest Worldwide of Tucson, AZ.

Sandy is an active member of the Trauma Informed Care Advisory Committee of Wisconsin, and facilitates statewide training on Trauma Informed Care and various other topics to law enforcement, health care systems, first responders, substance abuse providers and other collaborative agencies. As a student of the horse, she continues to learn from her daily interactions with her herd.

 

Keri Bushweiler

Peer Specialist

 

 

 

 

Kris Rebedew

Administrative Assistant

 

 

 

 

Nan Prost

Recovery Coach

 

 

 

Karen Smith

Counselor Aide

 

 

 

 

Ruth Holmquist

Counselor Aide

 

 

 

 

Tierra Yonker

Counselor Aide

 

 

 

 

Arianna Blaylock

Equine Specialist

 

 

 

 

 

Jaime Gunderson

Counselor

 

 

 

 

Galina Anqud

Counselor Aide

 

 

 

 


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