Annette Krutsch, Ph.D, LP
Annette Krutsch, Ph.D, LPDirector of Family and Individual Counseling and Counselor, Winona
Dr. Annette Krutsch comes to Catholic Charities after 10 years of providing outpatient assessment and counseling services through Olmsted Medical Center, Rochester, Minnesota, and has been an adjunct instructor in Psychology at Winona State University. She received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of Detroit, Michigan and her Doctorate in Psychology from Bowling Green State University in Bowling Green, Ohio. Dr. Krutsch offers therapeutic counseling services to individuals and families of all faiths with a wide range of concerns including mood, anxiety, behavioral and attention problems, difficulty adjusting to life circumstances and stress, marital and family issues, abuse histories, and eating disorders.


John McGuire, MSW, LICSW
John McGuire, MSW, LICSWCounselor, Rochester
John McGuire has been doing individual, marriage and family counseling since completing his MSW at the University of Minnesota in 1984. He has been working at the Rochester office of Catholic Charities since 1992. Special areas of experience include couple counseling, dealing with depression and anxiety, anger management and coping with grief.


Diane Dunn, MSW, LICSW
Diane Dunn, MSW, LICSWCounselor, Worthington
Diane Dunn is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker who has provided 14 years of service at Catholic Charities in their therapeutic counseling program. She received her Bachelors of Science in Psychological Services and Rural Sociology from South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD in 1995. She received her Masters in Social Work with a Family Practice Focus from Augsburg College, Minneapolis, MN in 1998. Diane works with individuals, couples, and families on a wide range of concerns from relationship issues, depression and anxiety, abuse histories, eating problems, and stress or difficult life circumstances. She has a particular interest in working to strengthen rural farm families.


Joye Wolf, MS, LMFT
Joye Wolf, MS, LMFTCounselor
Joye Wolf is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who provides individual, couple, and family therapy. Joye graduated in 1997 from Mankato State University with a Masters Degree in Community Counseling with special focus in marriage and family issues. She has been with Catholic Charities since 2002. Joye has worked with people facing a wide variety of issues, including depression, anxiety, marriage and relationship, parenting, communication and conflict resolution, self-esteem, separation and divorce, grief and loss, codependency, job stress, and other stressful life circumstances.

Albert Lea Office – 507-377-3664
Austin Office – 507-433-3062
Owatonna Office – 507-455-2008

Kristine Madsen, MSW, LICSW
Kristine Madsen, MSW, LICSWCounselor, Mankato
Kristine Madsen is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker and has worked for Catholic Charities since 2012. Her background includes working as a school social worker since 2003, an adjunct instructor of Social Work at South Central College for four years, and working at the county level in mental health for 18 years. She received her Bachelor of Science from Mankato State University and Masters in Social Work from the University of St. Thomas and the College of St. Catherine in St. Paul, MN. Kristine offers therapeutic counseling services to individuals, families, and groups with a wide range of concerns. Her areas of expertise include adolescent health, cognitive behavioral therapy, trauma, and substance abuse services.


Sister Mara Lester, RSM, MD
Sister Mara Lester, RSM, MDPsychiatrist, Winona
Sister Mara Lester, RSM, is a Religious Sister of Mercy of Alma, Michigan and a Board Certified Psychiatrist. She completed her Medical Degree at the George Washington University in Washington, DC and her Psychiatry Residency through Washington University/Barnes Jewish Hospital in St.Louis, MO. Dr. Lester provides care to an adult population for diagnostic evaluation, medication management, and psychotherapy.


Angela Loecke, PhD, LP
Angela Loecke, PhD, LPPsychologist, Austin
Dr. Angie Loecke is a clinical psychologist who received her doctorate from Capella University in Minneapolis, MN in 2007. She also has a master’s degree in therapeutic recreation from Temple University in Philadelphia PA. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree from Briar Cliff College in Sioux City IA. Prior to coming to Catholic Charities, Dr. Loecke worked with the Associated Clinic of Psychology in Minneapolis MN for approximately ten years. Before returning to graduate studies to obtain her doctorate, she had worked as recreation therapist with disabled veterans with the MN Department of Veterans Affairs and with the Veterans Administration. Dr. Loecke works with adults of all ages using a cognitive behavioral approach. She has a special interest in working with a geriatric clientele.