Caring for body, mind and spirit

Emotional Health, Counseling and Spirituality Services

At St. Ann Center, we focus on the whole person—body, mind and spirit. We welcome all who seek personal growth and awareness and a deeper connection with God, others, self and all creation.

Meet our Emotional Health and Spirituality Services team

Sr. Margaret Kruse, OSF, was involved in parish ministry for 30 years before she was elected to her community’s leadership for eight years. She has a master’s in Parish Ministry and a certificate in Spiritual Guidance, which has enhanced her organizational skills, her ability to relate to a variety of groups and individuals and aided her in her listening skills. She brings passion, energy and love to her ministry.

Sister Marianne Muscott

Marianne Muscott, OSF is a licensed pastoral psychotherapist, spiritual director and teacher. She holds an MA in Religious Education and an MS in Pastoral Counseling. Her primary interest is the integration of spirituality and psychology. She brings enthusiasm and joy to her ministry.

Rev. J. Anthony Phillips has joined the team as Director of Religious Services at the Bucyrus Campus! More details coming soon.


St. Ann Center provides direction through:

  • Healing prayer
  • Meditation
  • Mass and/or prayer services, available every weekday and as special holiday and holy day celebrations
  • Life enrichment workshops

Instrument of Peace Ministry

Counseling and spiritual direction for individuals, couples and groups is provided by Sr. Marianne Muscott, OSF, a licensed pastoral psychotherapist, spiritual director and teacher. The ministry is dedicated to helping you find hope and make peace with God, yourself and others.

Sr. Marianne offers:

  • Spiritual direction
  • Spirituality of hope & recovery
  • Grief work
  • Communication and conflict resolution
  • Stress and anger management
  • Relaxation therapy
  • Retreats and workshops
  • Centering prayer
  • Christian/Jewish scripture reflections
  • Exploring the Enneagram
  • Bio-spiritual focusing
  • Dream work
  • Growth-oriented and supportive counseling
  • Pastoral psychotherapy
  • Psychosynthesis (Spiritual Psychology)
  • Sabbath and Sabbatical Time
  • Spirituality of aging

For information or to set up a lecture, retreat or workshop, contact Sr. Marianne Muscott: (414) 977-5077 or mmuscott@stanncenter.org.