APP Faribault Office

Administrative Staff

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Professional Staff


Diane Caspers, MS LP

Diane is a Licensed Psychologist with more than 30 years of professional experience working in the field of counseling and psychotherapy. She works with all age groups in individual, couples, and family therapy and has training in play therapy for children. Diane is a TFCBT certified therapist (Trauma-Focused Cognitive-Behavioral therapist). Diane has expertise in the treatment of mood, behavior, and adjustment disorders as well as testing and psychological evaluation of adults. She has extensive experience facilitating recovery and healing work around issues of shame, abuse, grief and loss, chemical dependency, and family of origin wounding. She specializes in depth process and inner healing work. She has a strong interest in the Jungian individuation process. In 2011 she completed a 2 year training program in sand play therapy which she has added to her practice for the treatment of adults as well as children. Diane is also a certified spiritual director comfortable with integrating spirituality into therapy at the client's choosing.

Jere Chapman, MA LP

Jere is a licensed psychologist who earned his graduate degree in Counseling Psychology at the University of Nebraska. He has served diverse populations in southern California, Boston, Nebraska, and northern Minnesota. He has been a staff psychologist for several Twin Cities corporate clinics, and has provided clinical services at rural medical centers, and at two colleges.  He has practiced privately in Edina and Northfield.  He escapes life's absurdities by cooking spicy-hot  Southwestern food while planning his next fly-fishing trip to northern Colorado


Dr. Gupta

Dr. Gupta has been in practice for over 30 years. He works with a wide range of patients, 18+ and Geriatric, for their psychiatric needs. Dr. Gupta is currently accepting new patients in the Faribault office. He accepts most major insurance.

David Hall, PsyD, LP

Dr. Hall is licensed psychologist working part-time for APP. He earned his master's and doctorate from the University of St. Thomas. Dr. Hall provides psychological testing and assessment (mental health, anger management, cognitive and dementia). He provides individual psychotherapy for children and adults as well as marriage and couples therapy. He has special training in family psychology. Dr. Hall emphasizes evidenced-based practice including cognitive behavioral therapy and dialectical behavior therapy. He is a consultant to local area nursing homes with much experience in geriatric mental health and rehabilitation.


Dr. Karyn Larson-Smith

Dr. Karyn Larson-Smith

Dr. Karyn Larson-Smith is a highly trained therapist who works with teenagers, adults and the elderly to provide supportive, individualized treatment plans for those with depression, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and addictions.  Karyn provides a variety of services including individual therapy, forensic evaluations, psychological testing and consultations.