Dr. Marguerite Ohrtman, EdD

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

Marguerite works with clients through a strength-based lens, focusing on client resiliency and motivation. She has worked with children and adolescents of all ages on emotional/social, academic, and career issues. Marguerite also has experience working with individuals, couples, and families from different backgrounds and presenting concerns, including anxiety, stress, trauma, depression, parent/guardian concerns, as well as life and career transitions. She is passionate about helping individuals achieve their goals, regain control, and build self confidence in crisis situations. Marguerite believes in having an open, authentic, and collaborative counseling relationship.

Marguerite holds a doctoral degree from Minnesota State University, Mankato with an emphasis in Counselor Education and Supervision. In addition, she earned her master’s degree in Counseling and Student Personnel from Minnesota State University, Mankato and a B.S. degree from Iowa State University with an emphasis in Secondary Education and History. She is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, a National Certified Counselor, and an Approved Clinical Supervisor. Marguerite trains school and mental health counselors at the University of Minnesota, as the Director of School Counseling and Clinical Training. She was the recipient of 2016 College of Human Development New Career Excellence Award.

Marguerite enjoys traveling, animals, Minnesota sports teams, and spending time with her family.