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Karen Velaski Schmit, LICSW

A Specialist in Behavioral Health

Karen Velaski Schmit is a behavioral and integrated health therapist. She specializes in integrated care, grief, loss and trauma.

Karen treats:

    • Adjustment disorders
    • Depression
    • Grief and loss
    • Post-traumatic stress disorder
    • Trauma

As an integrated health therapist, Karen assists the medical team in helping patients manage behavioral health concerns and psychosocial contributors to mental health.

She is available in the Sanford Health Detroit Lakes Clinic & Same Day Surgery Center for traditional outpatient therapy. She also serves as a bridge for Perham Health Clinic patients who need acute care and are waiting to see a primary behavioral health provider.


  • Behavioral Counseling

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