Rachel Niemi, Psy.D, Director
Rachel Niemi received her doctorate in clinical psychology from The Chicago School of Professional Psychology. Dr. Niemi completed her internship at the Richard L. Roudebush VA Medical Center working with veterans. She also completed two years of training in Valparaiso at the Porter County Family Counseling Center. She has spent the past three years dedicating part of her time to treating men and women who struggle with homelessness. Dr. Niemi is motivated to use the most effective evidenced based practices to help empower and motivate her clients. Her goal as the Director for Dayspring Women’s Center is to develop a program grounded in research and evidenced based treatment that helps women on their journey to achieving stability and satisfaction.
Katy Gordon, BLS, Case Manager
Katy is happy to be the new Case Manager at Dayspring Women's Center!!! Katy has worked in the field of case management for 6 years. She is excited to work with women in our community in need of assistance. She has worked as a volunteer at Dayspring prior to taking on case management and is very knowledgeable about the resources in and around Porter County that can help her clients achieve their goals. Aside from doing different tasks every day, learning new things, and constantly having different challenges, Katy feels rewarded as a case manager because it allows her to provide her clients with the knowledge and the resources they need to achieve personal success.