Ms. Funk is a licensed professional counselor of mental health and has been serving those in the Black Hills since 1999. She brings a wealth of experience to those she sees and has worked at community health centers in both Nebraska and South Dakota. Ms. Funk has provided home based and out patient therapy to children, teens, adults, and families, and has worked in an adolescent residential treatment center as well. She is a mental health consultant for TREC Badlands Headstart, providing mental health consultation to teachers and parents. Ms. Funk is the owner and sole practitioner at Funk Counseling. Funk counseling was established in 2008 and continues to thrive as a solo practice.

Ms. Funk is presently in the process of writing a children’s introductory book to therapy.

Licensed through the South Dakota Board of counselors and Marriage and Family Examiners. A member of the American Counseling Associaton.

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Services Offered

  • CBT to address depression and anxiety in children, teens, and adults
  • Experiential Play Therapy
  • Directive Play Therapy
  • Psychocial Education
  • Parenting Education
  • Group Therapy
  • Presentations given an array of topics


Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Appointments are available after 5pm on a limited basis.


Medicaid provider. Most insurance companies accepted.
Master Card, Visa, Cash
Payment plans upon discretion

Contact Information

Funk Counseling is located in downtown Spearfish. It is secluded and tucked away in the lower level of Great Western Bank. This atmosphere gives clients privacy and anonymity with a cozy, comfortable setting.

526 Main StreetLower