Sara MagnussonNursing Supervisor
Sara Magnusson is a Registered Psychiatric Nurse who graduated with distinction from Brandon University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Psychiatric Nursing. Sara’s strengths include suicide assessment, mental health assessment and crisis intervention. Sara’s background includes working with adults with intellectual disabilities, geriatric care, suicide intervention through Klinic’s Suicide and Crisis Hot Lines and home-based nursing assistance.
Sara recognizes the importance of providing multi-faceted nursing interventions. She rescued and trained Manitoba’s first pitbull x therapy dog, who was the first therapy dog in Manitoba to attend an adult day program.
Sara’s interest in addictions began at a very young age. Through her education and experience she understands the importance of treating co-occurring disorders. She conveys realistic expectations to the members at ARC while provided a hopeful, professional environment for them to take their first steps in their road to recovery.