This is a  staff list for Clear View in Sandpoint, Idaho

(aka Clear View Horizon(s) in Montana)

(we are working to acquire the complete records for ALL years)

 

We advise current and/or former staff to report any abuses you may have witnessed while working at Clear View.  For information on your rights and how to take action, visit www.heal-online.org/blowthewhistle.htm.If you were fired or forced to resign because you opposed any illegal and/or unethical practices at Clear View, you have the right to take action.

 

If you were harmed (family or survivor) by Clear View, please contact info@heal-online.org if you remember the long-term employees and from which years.This will help!†  Also, if you recognize any of these staff as having worked at another program, please send in any information about their past or present employment at other facilities and/or cults.

 

 

Please donít place your loved one in Clear View and rescue them if they are there now. 

 

Name

Unit/Position

Additional Information
Mary Thielbahr Founder/Clinical Director Thielbahr has worked in unnamed residential programs for 20 years.  Thielbahr is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Thielbahr is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Kristine Armstrong Staff There is no other information available on Armstrong's program history.*  Armstrong no longer appears to work for this program.  Armstrong is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Armstrong is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Stephanie Morrison Medical Secretary Morrison may no longer be working at this facility.  Morrison is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Morrison is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Maddy Ecroyd "House Mother" Ecroyd no longer appears to be working at this facility.  Ecroyd is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Ecroyd is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Troy Knight Executive Director Formerly executive director of Wilderness Quest in Utah.  Knight also worked for the CEDU program Ascent Wilderness Intervention, this program has since been closed.  Ascent and two other CEDU programs were purchased by UHS and continue/(d) to reportedly operate in the same method and under the same leadership as when owned by CEDU.  UHS has multiple problems and also owns the notoriously abusive Provo Canyon School in Utah.  He has reportedly been demoted from Executive Director to Marketing/Outreach after an alleged assault on a student.  (based on e-mail from parent of recent student in October, 2010)  Knight no longer appears to work for this program.  Knight is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Knight is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Andrea Toland Program Director Toland no longer appears to work for this program.  Toland is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Toland is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Mike Linderman Therapist/Teacher Michael W Linderman (may be a different person) has not been a licensed educator/counselor in Montana since 2007.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx  Linderman is a licensed social worker in Montana and has been since 1999.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/
Tina Robinson "House Mother" Robinson no longer appears to work for this program.  Robinson is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Robinson is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Pam Cates "House Mother" Cates no longer appears to work for this program.  Cates is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Cates is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Kari Felch "House Mother" Felch no longer appears to work for this program.  Felch is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Felch is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Vicki Martin "House Mother" Martin reportedly no longer works for this program.  Vickie Allen Martin may be a different person:

License Type:   Licensed Practical Nurse Type:   State License Number:   NUR-LPN-LIC-5570 Name:   VICKIE ALLEN MARTIN License State:   MT Title:  Licensing Board:   Nursing City, State Zip:   BILLINGS MT 59105 Business Name:   Phone:   Eligible to Practice:   Phone 2:   Business License Expiration Date:   FAX:   License Issue Date:   01/01/1983 E-mail:   VICKIE34097@MARTIN License Expiration Date:   12/31/2006 Method:   Exam License Status:   Terminated (License terminated as result of disciplinary action.)  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/   Martin is not a licensed educator in MT.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Mickey Manning Director Manning is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Manning is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Shauna Wood Asst. Director Wood is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Wood is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Adam Brown Instructor Brown is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Brown is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Angie Goforth Admin Asst. Goforth is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Goforth is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Christine Wood "House Mother" Wood is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Wood is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Phyllis Sellmer "House Mother" Sellmer is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Sellmer is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Terrie Sweeney "House Mother" Sweeney is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Sweeney is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Toni Richter "House Mother" Richter is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Richter is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Sue Kayser "House Mother" Kayser is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Kayser is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Amy Schwier "House Mother" Schwier is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Schwier is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Shelly Chambers Staff Chambers is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Chambers is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
Janice Pouty "House Mother" Pouty is not a licensed mental health nor medical professional in Montana.  Source: https://ebiz.mt.gov/pol/  Pouty is not a licensed educator in Montana.  Source: https://apps3.opi.mt.gov/MSEIS/NormalPages/Educators.aspx
*(Clear View, like many other programs in this industry, keeps a "tight lid" on any specific information regarding their staff, qualifications, and practices.  Please contact us with the names of any staff of which you have firsthand knowledge or experience.  Thank you for your help.)
IEP Lawsuit-- Shows Clear View/ Clear View Horizons is/was connected to Glacier Mountain Academy (closed for fraud and abuse--run by former CEDU staff.)
Clear View is a "Christian-based" program.  This means it is not subject to any regulations or mental health requirements.

 

 Last Updated: May 21st, 2014

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