EAP Consultant and Educator Peer Coach
Sara Carlson is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in MN. She is a consultant and therapist in private practice in Blaine, MN working with individuals in psychotherapy, couples and family therapy. She is also an EAP Consultant for 3M and has been for 10+ years providing confidential telephonic consultation regarding personal, family concerns, including disease management, mental health, and substance abuse for 3M employees in St Paul.
In addition, Sara has an Elementary Education License. Before becoming a LMFT she student taught in kindergarten and first grade. She then ended up teaching 5th and 6th grade for several years for the St. Paul Schools. During this time, she changed her Masters in education to a Masters in psychology and a became a LMFT. Sara felt there was such a need to reach out and help the students in the inner city schools. Sara understands the challenges and stress teachers face. Sara believes if teachers are not functioning at their best, not only do they suffer, but so do their students.
Sarah Carlson is a consultant with VITAL WorkLife, a national behavioral consulting company with consultants in every major city and a wide-ranging expertise in every aspect of behavioral health. For over 35 years, we have offered industry leading Employee Assistance Programs, specialized support, training and consulting for a wide variety of industries. We also have deep experience in healthcare, assisting physicians and providers in dealing with the challenges facing their profession. This approach of helping employees and their families, while also guiding teams, builds healthy sustainable behaviors and productive organizations.