Search Btn
canvas health logo

Canvas Health is hiring in all areas! Please View Our Current Career Openings!

Sara Danielson

Sara Danielson

Certified Peer Support Specialist/Certified Family Peer Support

My primary role is to help individuals/families navigate complex systems in which they are involved and make sure their voices are heard. I bring to it compassion that is necessary for these individuals/families to work toward healing and hope. Through my lived experiences, I can empower the individuals/families I work with to gain their own independence and to begin to trust their own intuition and skills.

Clinic Locations

  • Scott County Crisis Services

Peer Support Specialist Program

  • Scott County Mobile Crisis
  • Ages Served: All Ages
  • ADHD/ADD (Children), Abuse, Addiction, Alcohol Abuse, Anger, Anxiety, Autism, Behavioral Problems, Bipolar Disorder, Borderline Personality Disorder, Substance Use Disorders, Transitions, Shame, Trauma, Self Esteem, Self-Worth, Personality Disorders, Hoarding, Emotional Disorders, Domestic Violence, Depression, Developmental Concerns, Opioid Addiction, Parenting Issues, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders – FASD, Emotional Regulation, Emotional Disregulation, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy – DBT, Mood Disorders, Mindfulness, Severe and Persistent Mental Illness – SPMI,
    Relationship Issues, Eating Disorders, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, ADHD/ADD (Adults), Attachment Disorders, Chronic Pain, Grief, Self Harm, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Co-Occurring Disorders, Cultural Issues, Panic Attacks, Personality Disorders, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD),
    LGBTQ+ Issues/Specialty

Professional Experience

  • Certified Family Support Specialist (CPSS) – Minnesota
  • Certified Family Peer Specialist (CFPS) – Minnesota


  • Bachelor of Science English – Mississippi State University
  • Master of Special Education (Behavioral and Emotional Disorders) - Augsburg College

Crisis Response

In Scott County and Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community, receive immediate assistance if you are experiencing a mental health crisis by calling (952) 818-3702.