Misty Virnig

Employment Information:

Job Title: ARMHS Mental Health Practitioner

Credentials: LADC


Joined: 2018
Years of Experience: 9
Services: Adult Rehabilitative Mental Health Services (ARMHS) Substance Use Disorder Treatment
Locations: Baxter/Brainerd Clinic Community Based


Educational Information:

Undergraduate College/University: St Cloud State University
Undergraduate Degree: BS Chemical Dependency


Graduate College/University: Hazelden Graduate School of Addiciton Studies
Graduate Degree: MS Integrated Recovery Co-Occurring Disorders



Personal Information:

Clinical Approach:
I utilize CBT, Motivational Interviewing, and DBT when working with clients. The approach is contingent upon the client and where they are at as I feel that meeting clients where they are at is important.


Clinical Interests:
My clinical interests include depression, anxiety, eating disorders, substance use, and co-occurring disorders.


Personal Interests:
I like to garden, refurbish furniture, crafts, interior design, spending time with my family, and driving my motorcycle.