Skip to main content
Site search

Gundersen St. Joseph’s grows with new behavioral health provider

Gundersen St. Joseph’s grows with new behavioral health provider
Monday, October 26, 2020

Christina Brooks, LCSW

Gundersen St. Joseph's welcomes behavioral health provider Christina Brooks, LCSW, to its team.

Brooks, who was born in the former Gundersen St. Joseph's Hospital, returns to the Hillsboro area. She lived and worked in rural communities for most of her career, helping children and families facing neglect, abuse and other adverse life experiences.

Brooks started her career working in the child welfare system and realized there were limited mental health resources available for children living in rural communities.

"I have always been driven to provide services where they are needed and to support individuals where they are at," she said.

Brooks earned her master's degree from UW Madison's School of Social Work and is trained in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Brainspotting. She tailors her therapy sessions to the needs of the individual, utilizing play, mindfulness and other modalities.

"I enjoy assisting individuals in exploring their strengths and expanding their ability to overcome life's challenges," she said. "Every individual has the capacity to find light in the midst of their personal struggles, but sometimes they need a little support moving the clouds."

Brooks joins Jennifer Fiegel-Newlon, NP, and Alyssa Sherwood, MSW, in providing behavioral health services at Gundersen St. Joseph's Clinic. For more information or to make an appointment, call (608) 489-8280.

News
COVID-Vaccine-Gundersen
news
Gundersen offers COVID vaccine for everyone 6 months and older

September 23, 2022

COVID-19 vaccine is available during scheduled appointments at most Gundersen primary care locations and at the Gundersen Onalaska Clinic.
wafer-check-presentation-bintz
news
Gundersen donates $50,000 to new WAFER facility

September 22, 2022

As part of our mission, Gundersen donated $50,000 to WAFER Food Pantry to improve access to healthy foods for our neighbors.
news
Gundersen among best in nation for patient experience

September 21, 2022

Healthgrades® honored Gundersen’s La Crosse Hospital as a recipient of the 2022 Outstanding Patient Experience Award for the 15th consecutive year.
doctor-examining-child-in-hospital-room
news
Gundersen vaccine champion highlighted in new national video

September 20, 2022

Through his vaccine advocacy work, Rajiv Naik, MD, Gundersen Pediatrics, is featured by the American Academy of Pediatrics, to help spread the word about the importance of the HPV vaccine.

1900 South Ave.
La Crosse, WI 54601

(608) 782-7300

Language Support:
Jump back to top