Sarah Venning, LICSW
- Social work
- Perinatal Mental Health
- Perinatal mood and anxiety disorders
- Birth trauma
- Transition to parenthood
- Pregnancy and infant loss
- Fertility challenges
- High risk pregnancies and diagnoses of fetal anomalies
- Parents with children in the NICU
What is your practice philosophy? I am a licensed therapist that specializes in perinatal mental health. I strive to create an inclusive and accepting environment where individuals can feel heard. I value working collaboratively with individuals to help them find solutions and feel relief from their mental health concerns and traumas.
What are you passionate about? And why? I am passionate about decreasing stigma surrounding mental health and providing trauma informed care.
If I wasn’t a provider, I would be a: An owner of a bed and breakfast
Something I have learned from my patients is: I have learned that all individuals are strong, resilient, and can experience relief from their mental health concerns.
One of the challenges of this career that I enjoy is (and why): I enjoy being able to help individuals feel heard and experience relief from their traumas. It is an honor to partner with individuals and help them move forward as they heal.
What is the best thing you’ve done for your health or the best health advice you’ve received? I have incorporated running into my morning routine and focus on healthy meal planning.
What are a few of your personal achievements? Completing 7 marathons and one ultramarathon
- Social work
- Being outdoors
- Spending time with family
Years of experience
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Major health plans we participate in
- Allina Health | Aetna
- Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota
Other health plans we participate in
- America's PPO
- First Health/Coventry
- Hennepin Health (formerly Metropolitan Health Plan)
- South Country Health Alliance
- United Behavioral Health
- Wisconsin Physician Services (WPS)