WELCOME TO WILD ROOTS THERAPY

Our MISSION:

Our mission at Wild Roots Therapy is to provide hope, inspiration, and education for families and systems across Montana.

Our VISION:

Our Vision of Wild Roots Therapy is to provide a statewide model for trauma-informed multidisciplinary care for children and families in a facility where all types of families feel supported and welcome.

Our Team

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ERICA SCHUPPE
ERICA SCHUPPEOCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST & OWNER
Erica has been an occupational therapist for 15 years and in private practice for more than half of that time. Erica started her career working in the rural schools and has served Montana districts from Colstrip to Broadview, Red Lodge, and all the miles in between…
Emili Wilkins
Emili WilkinsLEAD OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST
Emili has a Master’s degree from MSU-Billings in Exercise Science and a Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy from the University of Mary.

Emili has been working with kids in a private practice setting since her fieldwork in 2017.
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Tenika Capouch
Tenika CapouchOCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST
Tenika Capouch graduated from the University of Mary in 2018 where she earned her Master of Science in Occupational Therapy. Tenika is a Billings native and completed her bachelor’s in Human Health and Performance at Rocky Mountain College in 2016.
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Brian Schuppe
Brian SchuppeCounselor, LCPC
Brian Schuppe, LCPC, a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor, was born and raised in Billings. Brian is an Army Veteran and after his military career, he returned to Billings where he obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Information Systems.

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Madyson Studiner
Madyson StudinerOCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST
Maddy completed her Level 11 Fieldwork with Wild Roots Therapy during the summer of 2019 and officially joined the Wild Roots team after graduating from the University of Mary with a Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy.
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Lindsey Hafer
Lindsey HaferOTR/L
Lindsey graduated from the University of Mary-Billings Occupational Therapy program. Lindsey is originally from Billings but she spent many of her childhood years and also completed her undergraduate education in the Midwest.
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 Anna Potuzak
Anna PotuzakCCC-SLP
Anna attended graduate school for speech therapy at the University of Montana. She is trained in Picture Exchange Communication and has special interests in working with children with autism and their families.

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Amanda Michael
Amanda MichaelOCCUPATIONAL THERAPY AIDE
Amanda joined the Wild Roots team as in Level 11 Fieldwork student in 2019 and will continue working as a therapy aide while she wraps up her Occupational Therapy Doctorate through the University of Mary-Billings.

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Sean Corcoran
Sean CorcoranOCCUPATIONAL THERAPY AIDE
Sean completed an internship with Wild Roots Therapy during the summer of 2020 and has been accepted to Rocky’s Occupational Therapy Doctoral program and will continue on as an OT aide as his coursework allows.

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Lisa Number
Lisa NumberCARE COORDINATOR
Lisa has a Bachelor of Science degree in Education with a minor in Childhood Development. Along with her experience as a special needs mom,  Lisa is tasked with organizing and scheduling for 8+ therapists and 150+ kids per week!

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