Addiction Therapists in Brooklyn Park, MN.

Counseling for addiction and codependency in Brooklyn Park, MN. Help for alcohol and substance abuse, pornography, sex and internet addiction, gambling, and compulsive spending.


Bruce Fischer, PhD, LP, LMFT
Addiction Counselor

Bruce Fischer, PhD, LP, LMFT

Licensed Psychologist, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 55408 - Nearby to Brooklyn Park.

I work with a wide variety of addictive and compulsive behaviors. These include chemical, sexual, eating, shopping, Internet, gambling and relationship addiction problems. I have 35 years clinical & teaching experience in the field and I’m the founder of the Addiction Psychology PhD program at Capella University. Not all addictions are the same, there is no one size fits all approach that is always effective. I’ll take time to understand the true nature of your problems and work with you to design a plan that will help you in make the changes that are needed. I will use a collaborative vs. confrontive approach to working with you. Contact me with your questions about how i can help.

JoAnna Smith, MA, LMFT
Addiction Counselor

JoAnna Smith, MA, LMFT

Therapist/Coach

In 55122 - Nearby to Brooklyn Park.

Addictions can overtake your life and pose a signficant barrier to success in multiple areas of living Whether the addiction be to shopping, alcohol, or even food, these addictive objects can be used as tools to numb your sense of feeling. My experience indicates that people battling addictions tend to be highly sensitive by nature and thus, when overwhelmed, may seek ways to lessen this intensity of feeling through means outside of themselves. Our work together can focus on building healthier ways for you to manage and cope with strong emotions, lessen both your fear and/or avoidance of emotions, promote healing and trust building, and limit the influence of addiction on your life.

Mary Hendrickson, Psy.D., LP
Addiction Counselor

Mary Hendrickson, Psy.D., LP

Licensed Doctoral Level Clinical Psychologist

In 55446 - Nearby to Brooklyn Park.

If you are feeling controlled by your addiction and feel like you are losing your quality of life, I provide individual therapy for various addictions such as food and alcohol. While in therapy you can begin to learn about this out of control aspect of yourself. Addictions are a sign of a need for help and intervention. Coming to understand what this part of your life serves for you and it's destructiveness is part of the healing. Often shame, grief and depression inhibit the ability to reach out for help. Breaking this cylce and reaching out for professional help can be the first step to change.

Jennifer Rives, MA, LMFT
Addiction Counselor

Jennifer Rives, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 55409 - Nearby to Brooklyn Park.

I work with the families of those who are struggling with chemical dependence, including: spouses & partners, adult siblings, parents of teenagers and adults, adult children, as well as intergenerational family units, as well as couples who are struggling with the challenges of relationship and recovery. Addiction is called a family disease, because it affects the relationships of everyone in the family. If a person trying to recover, but their family isn’t working just as hard to change, chances are recovery won’t last. I work to provide education around addiction, relationships, and recovery, as well as teach new skills to deal with the anxiety that often accompanies them.

Christine Ruehling, LADC, QIDP
Addiction Counselor

Christine Ruehling, LADC, QIDP

Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor

In 55122 - Nearby to Brooklyn Park.

As a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor this is my Passion Area of Counseling. I work with clients to identify their “Future Vision” or what they want their life to look like 5 years down the line in their recovery. I have found over time that clients seem much more motivated to work on maintaining their recovery goals, when they have a clear vision of what they are working toward. I find it much more effective than focusing on the Consequences of Relapse Prevention. Clients are guided to develop their own customized recovery programs that they can invest in, because it is theirs. We examine addictive behavior patterns to identify potential problems areas to reduce reoccurrence.

Kori Hennessy, MA, LAMFT
Addiction Counselor

Kori Hennessy, MA, LAMFT

Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist

In 55407 - Nearby to Brooklyn Park.

I have experience working with people on all types of addictions. I am comfortable working from an abstinence or a harm reduction model. People struggling with addictions benefit from my use of Solution Focused Therapy and Narrative Therapy to reduce the influence of shame and to increase the level of agency they feel they have over their addiction.

Renee Segal, MA, LMFT
Addiction Counselor

Renee Segal, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage, Family and Individual Therapist

In 55305 - Nearby to Brooklyn Park.

Whether you are struggling with sex addiction, chemical addiction, alcholol abuse or a behavioral addiction like shopping, psychotehrapy can help you get in contriol of your life. Addiction is a way that people escape bad feelings. Psychotherapy for addictions can help you get your life back, a life where you are in control and not the addiction.

Heather Holt, MSW, LICSW
Addiction Counselor

Heather Holt, MSW, LICSW

Licensed Indépendant Clinical Social Worker (LICSW), Psychotherapist

In 55104 - Nearby to Brooklyn Park.

I have experience working with individuals who struggle with mental health and chemical health. We look at where things are at and how to address each concern. I look at therapy as building a proverbial toolbox. The tools that fill this toolbox are coping skills. Some things we try will work for you while other coping skills won't. We work together to figure out what will work best for you. You will find that psychotherapy with me addresses your primary concern, not mine! I work with you to identify goals and we work to achieve those goals.

Dan Schmoyer, MS, MA, LSC, LPCC
Addiction Counselor

Dan Schmoyer, MS, MA, LSC, LPCC

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, Christian Counselor

In 55301 - Nearby to Brooklyn Park.

I specialize in sexual additions for men. I have been successful in helping many men stop looking at pornography on a daily basis. My approach is based on the premise that pornography is a behavior that stems from another issue. If we can address the other issue than the need for pornography or other unhealthy sexual outlets becomes unneeded. When it becomes unneeded it ends up naturally stopping. Men who have struggled to maintain free from sexual temptations are often struggling because they are improperly using that to address another need in their life. I am straight forward in how I communicate about this topic so if you are ready to be free give me a call!

Connie Studer, MA, LMFT
Addiction Counselor

Connie Studer, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

In 55408 - Nearby to Brooklyn Park.

You have made the first step toward recovery but identifying that you may have a problem. We will work together to identify the issues you have that contribute to the need to "medicate" away your pain. In addition we will work on skills to prevent relapse. Each client is unique and your path to wellness will be unique based on your specific goals. We work with clients who are in 12-step programs and those who choose Harm Reduction models.

Cathy Johnston, MA, LMFT, CST
Addiction Counselor

Cathy Johnston, MA, LMFT, CST

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Certified Sex Therapist

In 55408 - Nearby to Brooklyn Park.

I use a harm reduction/collaborative model for dealing with addiction and substance abuse. Abstinence may be your goal but if it's not, I'll support you in structuring your life to see if you can successfully reduce your use. I'll help you process the shame and negative experiences that are part of addiction and overuse. I'll work with you to identify your needs are and how to meet them in ways that increase feeling connected and cared for, and give you a sense of pride and purpose.

Joan Pechauer, LMFT
Addiction Counselor

Joan Pechauer, LMFT

Marriage and Family Therapist

In 55369 - Nearby to Brooklyn Park.

If you're concerned with a loved one's use/abuse/dependence on a substance, it can be a scary place. How can you help? How can you get them to stop? How can you get control of your own life again? Over the years, I've helped clients figure out their role when they love someone who uses substances. I will help you figure out your options and make a plan that makes sense for your unique situation. If you're the one using or has hurt others with your past use, you will learn how to take better care of yourself and those you love.

David Halper, MA, LMFT
Addiction Counselor

David Halper, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

In 55110 - Nearby to Brooklyn Park.

Do you control it, or does it control you? This is the question I ask when investigating addiction. I am a Certified Sexual Addiction Therapist (CSAT) Candidate. I have had special training in the treatment of sexual addiction, including addiction to pornography. The severity of some sexual addictions is better treated in a treatment program, but often it is something that you can gain control of in a setting such as ours. I can also serve as a resource after treatment. I do in-office and online counseling. You can self-register and self-schedule at mnonlinecounseling.com.



You have Found the Top Therapists for Addiction And Codependency in Brooklyn Park, MN.

Thank you for visiting our Minnesota page of therapists in Brooklyn Park who specialize in addictions in all forms- internet addiction, pornography and sex addictions, gambling, alcohol and drug abuse, shopping, and food addictions.  An addiction can destroy lives and relationships. Often times there is a codependent person somewhere in the sphere of an addict. Professional therapy from an addiction specialist in Brooklyn Park, MN is a vital part of recoverey and healing. We are ready to help, let's get started.

Brooklyn Park is located in Hennepin County, Minnesota. It has a land area of 26.08 square miles and a water area of 0.47 square miles.  The population of Brooklyn Park is 79,149 people with 26,758 households and a median annual income of $62,974. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Brooklyn Park, MN

Generally Affordable

Therapists in Brooklyn Park are often within budget with some potential challenges for longer term commitments. Your mental health and well being are a top priority. If accessibility is a concern, ask your counselor about sliding scale fees or inquire about accepted insurance plans. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Brooklyn Park public health department.