Gail Pickett, PhD


Behavioral Health


Dr. Pickett received her doctorate degree in clinical psychology from the University of Missouri, St. Louis, and her bachelor’s degree in education science from the University of Missouri, Columbia. She completed post-doctoral training in psychology at the University of Missouri Center for Trauma Recovery, St. Louis, and at South Central Human Service Center, Jamestown, N.D.

Dr. Pickett is doctorate-level trained, and specializes in the diagnosis and non-medical treatment of mental health concerns. Through a variety of techniques including psychological testing, counseling, (individual, couple, family or group), and behavioral modification programs, she helps persons who are mentally or emotionally disturbed adjust to life. Conditions often treated include depression, anxiety and adjustment disorders. Prior to joining Sanford Health, Dr. Pickett worked as clinical director at South Central Human Service Center.


Perham Health Clinic
1000 Coney Street West
Perham, MN 56573
(218) 347-1200

Perham Health New York Mills Clinic
20 Centennial 84 Drive West
New York Mills, MN 56567
Phone: (218) 385-1800

Perham Health Ottertail Clinic
105 Otter Drive
Ottertail MN, 56571
Phone: (218) 367-6111