Meet Cher.

Meet Cher. Cher Owen has a Bachelors in Social Work from the University of Wyoming. She is experienced in motivational interviewing and focuses on the client’s strengths to guide them in finding the best care. Her experience includes trauma-informed care, assisting the homeless veteran population, and child welfare. She understands community resources and promotes strong […]

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Meet Molly

Meet Molly. Molly Barker is currently an Intern here at LIV working towards her Master’s in Social Work. However, in April, Molly will be joining us full-time as a Case Manager for our Chronic Care Management Program! Molly grew up in Scottsbluff Nebraska and has a Bachelors Degree in Social Work from the University of […]

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Meet Justine

Meet Justine. Justine Whitacre is a Case Manager on our Cheyenne team. She has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Regent University in Virginia and is experienced in both victim and child advocacy. Additionally, Justine has experience working with the Veteran’s Administration, the Developmental Disabilities Waiver, and various statewide and national non-profits geared toward […]

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Meet Michael

Meet Michael. Michael Alles is a Case Manager on our Cheyenne team. He was raised here in Cheyenne and attended the University of Wyoming where he obtained his Bachelors of Social Work. He has enjoyed helping his local community for the past 23 years and is skilled in delivering caring and compassionate support. His experience […]

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Meet Syndi

Meet Syndi. Sydni Harris is our Administrative Assistant and the one on the other line when you call LIV! Sydni joined the LIV Health family with 7 years of customer service experience and she is excited to be working in such a great environment. Born and raised in Wyoming, she loves reading, painting, and spoiling […]

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Meet Sheridan

Meet Sheridan, case manager on LIV’s Laramie team! Sheridan Roling recently received her Master of Social Work degree from Arizona State University. She has previous work experience in an inpatient psychiatric unit and has assisted with acute mental health care, leading a Dialectical Behavioral Therapy group, and case management. Q: What is Case Management to […]

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Meet Melinda

Meet Melinda. Melinda Hampshire is our billing and coding specialist here at LIV. She is a Certified Medical Coder with AAPC and has over 17 years of experience in insurance claims and patient billing. Melinda also has 5 years of credentialing experience and is a National Certified Pharmacy Technician (CPHT). Q: What’s your favorite family […]

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Meet Andrew

Meet Andrew. Andrew Tarrell is a Case Manager on our Cheyenne Team. He has 7 years of experience in social work with 4 of those years being spent providing case management services. He has experience working with adults, aging adults, and teenagers. Andrew promotes family involvement and living independently at home with supporting services. Q: […]

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Meet Suzette

Meet Suzette. Suzette Ramirez is an Intern here at LIV, working on her Master’s in Social Work. But, she is also the Case Manager heading up our Chronic Care Management program in collaboration with our medical team. Suzette’s experience in Social Work ranges from working with at-risk youth, indigenous and immigrant communities, providing job training […]

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Radical Acceptance

2020 has been a challenging adventure for all of us. With so many questions and uncertainty, it can be difficult to see the light at the end of the tunnel. While we may understand that the pandemic won’t last forever, it is still not easy to accept our current circumstances. A skill that I have […]

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Five Senses Challenge

Is it just me, or does hearing “2020” send chills down your spine? This year has evoked so many emotions that have challenged everyone. People have had to learn how to care for themselves in new and creative ways just to survive. I have heard so many people say, “I just need to get through […]

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Meet Kristi

Meet Kristi. Kristi Gatlin is a Therapist and Case Manager who works in Laramie. Kristi uses a strengths-based and holistic approach to promote well-being and positive change. She is knowledgeable in evidence-based practices and treating complex medical needs. Prior to earning her social work degree, she worked as a nurse for over 10 years providing […]

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Gratitude

What is gratitude? grat • i • tude. The quality of being thankful: readiness to show appreciation for and to return kindness. 2020 has been quite the ride for probably everyone in the whole world. This actually brings me a little comfort knowing that everyone, everywhere is going through similar things, similar emotions. Even though […]

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Casting for Recovery

Have you heard of Casting for Recovery? The Casting for Recovery Wyoming Program is here to enhance the quality of life of Wyoming women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer through a unique program that combines breast cancer education and peer support with the therapeutic sport of fly fishing. Retreats offer opportunities for women […]

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Meet Kaila

Meet Kaila! Kaila is our Admin Assistant and Referral Coordinator. When you call LIV she is most often the person on the other end of the line! Learn more about her below. Q: What’s your favorite family recipe? Will you share it? K: Mac n Cheese recipe from my husband’s family. Q: What is your […]

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Meet Emily Loos


Meet Emily Loos! Emily is the President and CEO of LIV. She is the founder, creator, and original therapist/case manager. She pretty much knows all there is to know about LIV, so let’s take a second to learn more about her! Q: What makes LIV different from other agencies? E: We do things a little […]

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