Who We Are

Behavioral Health Clinic

Our experience enables us to offer effective outpatient, individualized, mental health care. We treat a number of mental health disorders to individuals, couples and families. 

Our Treatment Focus

Our focus is to help individuals heal, energize, and become aware of their inner strengths. We achieve this by providing a neutral safe space, listening to your concerns, and customizing a treatment plan. 

Our Patient Promise

We promise to be there for you every step of your journey. Our goal is to help you grow from your struggles, heal from your pain, and move forward to where you want to be in your life. 

Our Services

Children and Adolescents

Although it is sometimes assumed that childhood and adolescence are times of carefree bliss, as many as 20% of children and adolescents have one or more diagnosable mental disorders. 

Kids and teens  may need therapy when they have problems they can't cope with alone. Or they need help when problems affect how well they do, feel, or act. If things don't get better on their own, kids may need therapy so things can improve. Sometimes, entire families need support while trying to communicate, learn, and create boundaries.

In therapy, kids learn by doing. With younger kids, this means working with play, drawing, talking and at possibly the family. For older kids and teens, therapists share activities and ideas that focus on learning the skills they need. They talk through feelings and solve problems.

Play therapy available for school age children.

Trauma & PTSD

Many individuals can experience symptoms associated with painful and traumatic circumstances. Anxiety, fear, and hopelessness are a few emotions that can linger post traumatic events. We can help you overcome these symptoms and guide you through the process of grief and healing. 



Relationship counseling can be beneficial to couples who are looking to strengthen their emotional connection, in all stages of their relationship. Couples therapy is a supportive place for both members to discuss issues and solutions to better strengthen their relationship.

Psychological Services

Psychological testing and evaluations are available for adults, adolescents, and children for many purposes.  Testing can clarify a diagnosis, provide better understanding of a complicated situation, provide treatment recommendations, or assess whether a current treatment strategy is working.

Depression & Anxiety

Depression, fear, and anxiety are some of the most common and uncomfortable emotions that we can experience at some point in our lives. Through counseling and treatment, we are able to help you recover motivation, perspective, and joy that you once had in your life. 


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Westwind Counseling Center

135 West Villard Street, Dickinson, North Dakota 58601, United States

Westwind@ndsupernet.com 701-225-1050


Open today

08:00 am – 05:00 pm

Meet the Providers

Dr. Alan Fehr

Tess Johnson, LPCC

Tess Johnson, LPCC


Dr. Fehr is a licensed psychologist with more than 30 years of clinical experience. He offers psychotherapy with adults and adolescents which includes individual, family, group, and couples therapy as well as psychological testing for adults, adolescents, and children. He offers client-centered assistance for emotional problems and addictions. He specializes in military psychology.

Tess Johnson, LPCC

Tess Johnson, LPCC

Tess Johnson, LPCC


Tess Johnson has a master’s degree in Community Counseling from the University of Mary.  Having previously worked in the area of providing in-home family therapy, she has been working at Westwind providing therapy and counseling services to young adults.  She has an interest in working with clients from a variety of ages, having a strong passion for helping people through their problems and concerns.

Kori Stockie, LPCC

Tess Johnson, LPCC

Micah Prarie Chicken


Kori Stockie has a master's degree in Clinical Mental Health from University of Mary. She has experience in  providing psychotherapy for adults, adolescence and children. She has experience addressing a variety of mental health issues including depression, anxiety, trauma, stress and adjustment issues and has a passion for helping others through their problems. 

Micah Prarie Chicken

Micah Prarie Chicken

Micah Prarie Chicken


Micah Prairie Chicken, MA, is a UND doctoral graduate student at the University of North Dakota (UND) completing a practicum placement at Westwind, which a component of his graduate training.  While at Westwind, he provides evidence-based counseling services and assists with psychological evaluations under the supervision of Dr Fehr.  He has a particular interest in positive psychology, specifically how gratitude and appreciation of others has a positive effect on coping with stress. 

Amanda Barnard, LMSW

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Amanda Barnard, LMSW


Amanda Barnard, LMSW, has a master’s degree in social work from the University of Wyoming.  She has experience in providing psychotherapy for children, adolescents, and adults.  She specializes in working with children, particularly those who have experienced trauma or neglect, have been in out-of-home placements, or have been involved with juvenile services.