Our mental and behavioral health professionals have a passion to help people live a life of meaning and purpose, are trained in person-centered practices, and hold credentials and licenses in their fields or work under the supervision of a licensed professional.

Our Health and Wellness Supports

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Behavioral & Mental Health Services

Therapy sessions and/or behavioral assessments can be offered in your home or at one of our locations. Our mental and behavioral health professionals have a passion to help people live a life of meaning and purpose, are trained in person-centered practices and hold credentials and licenses in their fields.


Supports at Home

Person Centered Planning & Training

Our planners support people in “drawing” a picture of the life they want to live, then we work together to figure out the best way to get there.  Training is offered to family and others identified to support the person’s plan.  Our trainers are also certified to teach Person Centered Thinking Training.


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MN Walk-In Counseling

Our highly trained counselors are here to talk through whatever is on your mind. We also offer walk-in sessions so that we can offer you offer you counseling when you need it, without a long wait time.  Continued sessions can be regularly scheduled, if desired.



Meet Our Team


Allison Bohlke

Allison believes that counseling begins with a conversation and together you discover what might work for you in your life. Her hope is that therapy becomes a space where you can explore and deepen your experience of joy and meaning in your life. She has 14 year’s of experience working with children, adults and families. She has a passion for finding creative solutions to help people become un-stuck. Allison has a Master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and additional training in Art and Play therapy.

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Sue Canty

Sue is a certified Person Centered Planner and Positive Behavior Support Facilitator. Sue has worked in the human services field for more than 20 years, including experience in supporting people in crisis situations, and those with Mental and Behavioral Health challenges. Sue is passionate about helping others discover their dreams and committed to the people she supports. Sue provides coaching and support to teams to make positive changes in the lives of people we support.

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Mary Lynn Weber-Pahlow

 Mary Lynn is a Certified Person Centered Trainer in Chico, California, and she has been with Mains’l Services for ten years. She earned her doctorate in Clinical Psychology in 1989, and has a strong emphasis in Family Systems theory. Mary Lynn worked as a counselor with Veterans, served as a psychologist at a Developmental Center, and served San Andreas Regional Center as an independent behavioral trainer. 


Nick Vasquez

Nick has a Master’s  in Marriage and Family Therapy. He works with individuals, couples, and families to create a safe and welcoming non-judgmental space where clients can examine the issues that are important to them. Nick has clinical experience in areas of trauma, grief and loss, shame, addiction, gender identity, sexuality, and family issues.

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Liz Polipnic

Liz has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and is currently working towards finishing her Master’s in Applied Behavior Analysis with a Graduate Certificate in Autism Spectrum Disorders. She has 6 years of experience working with children, adolescents and adults with autism, as well as individuals with a variety of developmental disabilities and mental health challenges. 

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Ashley Rohr

Ashley is a positive behavior support specialist with 10 years of human services experience. She has worked primarily with adults in the areas of dementia, mental health and developmental disabilities, but also has personal experience working with children. Ashley works with teams to find creative and constructive ways for people to communicate their needs.


My Story: "Great strides forward"

Seriously, the folks at Mains'l have been so so helpful. I feel like I have choices now, where before there were just walls that I was hitting my head on.

- A person that Mains'l currently supports

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