E. Rand Gurley, LCSW, Psy.D. has been practicing since 1994. She opened Sandpoint Psychotherapy in 2002 and serves as clinical supervisor for the agency. Rand specializes in trauma-related disorders, both in her private practice in Sandpoint, Idaho and her ranch in Priest River, Idaho.    Additionally, she is trained in Equine Facilitated Psychotherapy and is the founder of Healing Partners Equestrian Program.




Jan Rothmeyer, LCPC

Jan Rothmeyer has extensive experience working with children and adults in the community as a CBRS worker and a Case Manager.  She is currently working primarily as a therapist, both in Sandpoint and Priest River.  She specializes in EMDR and CBT as well as Equine Assisted Mental Health.





laceyLacey Olson, LMSW

Lacey Olson, LMSW, is a licensed social worker with vast experience in working within a variety of settings with individuals with developmental and mental health disabilities. She has been working within the mental health profession for over 9 years both in Spokane, Washington and Sandpoint, Idaho.

Lacey was born and raised in Sandpoint and returned to the local area after obtaining Undergraduate and Master’s Degrees in Social Work from Eastern Washington University.

She incorporates a variety of therapeutic approaches into working with clients to help them stabilize their lives and improve overall well-being.



Arlene Aranda Spinosa, LMSWArlene

Arlene is a licensed social worker and has been working in the mental health field for over 18 years. Her experience began working with adolescents in a variety of settings, from acute care unit, to residential treatment and wilderness therapy. The second half of her career she has worked with all ages, individuals and families while working for the state and private agencies. Arlene primarily practices using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, and implements a strengths based approach because she believes individuals are resilient and can be empowered to make the changes they strive for.



shannonShannon Hurd, LPC

Shannon Hurd, LPC, joined the practice Jan 2015 after taking some time off for motherhood. She specializes in Equine Assisted Mental Health and marriage and family therapy. She works with all ages, couples, and families. She has a keen interest in holistically approaching therapy, i.e. incorporating mind, body, and spirit with best practices in mental health.





IMG_20161226_184027Patricia Factor, LMFT

Patty Factor, LMFT, has been licensed as a marriage, family therapist since 1991.

Patty draws from a wealth of approaches that include : psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral, family systems, mindfulness meditation, 12 step program, and nature oriented psychotherapy.Patty‘s emphasis is on improving coping skills, communication skills and     relationship skills.  Also, reducing anxiety, nurturing self-care, and establishing healthy life choices that best suit one’s core self.

Patty believes in a holistic approach that nourishes one’s physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual well-being.



Robin Hull, LPC

Robin Hull, LPC is a Licensed Professional Counselor with vast experience in working within a variety of settings with children and adults in the mental health field for over eight years. She utilizes a variety of approaches including Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and DBT. Working with her clients using an strength based approach to help them to achieve their goals, stabilize their lives, and improve their overall well-being focusing on an individual’s resiliency.





Doree Kovis-Tonks, LCSW

I provide services to children, teens, adults and families looking to explore and resolve challenges. Some of my specialties include: adoption histories, anxiety, co-occurring disorders, depression, emotional regulation, grief and loss, stress and trauma.  I have specific training in anxiety reduction, cognitive behavioral, EMDR Levels I and II, stress management and trauma resiliency.  More information about EMDR can be found at: I am also working towards a Trauma Practitioner Certification through the National Institute of Trauma and Loss in Children.

The relationship between myself and the client is essential in the therapeutic process. It would be my pleasure to answer any questions you may have about my experience or the therapy process in general.    I look forward to creating a healing space with you!







The Community Based Rehabilitation Services Team (formerly PSR), Family Support and Case Management Team:

Sandpoint Psychotherapy’s CBRS and Case Management Team is a highly qualified group that is run by Robin Hull. Our CBRS Specialists work with clients in the community and in the home to encourage healthy choices, build life skills and prepare them for a productive future.  Our Case Managers work with clients to link them with resources within the community and assist clients in developing the ability to find, and utilize, supports.

Our CBRS Specialists,  Family Support Specialists and Case Managers are:

  • Kim Barfuss
  • Nicole Hanson
  • Patty Murphy
  • Lacey Olson
  • Andrea Radford
  • Patti Spalding
  • Mariam Ridgwell
  • Tim Fratz
  • Aaron (Curt) Curtright