Dr. Sandra Smith-Hanen



Dr. Sandra is a compassionate professional and an experienced psychologist who recognizes the importance of a healthy relationship between a doctor and a patient. She provides psychological care to adolescents and adults, with an extensive background in couple’s therapy. Her approach focuses on relationships as one of the cornerstones of a positive, meaningful life.

She assists clients with PTSD, anxieties, panic disorders, depression, bi-polar disorders, personality disorders, and the trauma that family members endure with these conditions. Dr. Sandra strongly believes in the need for clients to recognize their own strengths while moving forward with their lives.

Education and Licenses:

Board Certified: Association of State and Provincial Psychology Boards
Diplomate – American Psychotherapy Association
Diplomate – Forensic Examiner


Bachelor of Science: Psychology, North Dakota State University
Master of Science: Counseling Psychology, North Dakota State University
Doctor of Education: Indiana University, with an emphasis on learning disabilities and psychology
Postdoctoral studies: University of Minnesota, non-verbal behavior

American Psychology Association: Member
Licensed: Minnesota State Board of Psychology