Family therapy services in 55070: Saint Francis, MN. Relationship and couples counseling.

Family counseling in 55070: Saint Francis, MN. Honest and effective help for couples, relationships and blended families in and around Saint Francis, Minnesota.


Dan Schmoyer, MS, MA, LSC, LPCC
Family Therapist

Dan Schmoyer, MS, MA, LSC, LPCC

Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, Christian Counselor

5301 Kyler Ave NE, Suite 101, Albertville, Minnesota 55301 | 763-220-2312

Families are complex. They are filled with different opinions, different habits, different values, and different thoughts about the future. They can also be filled with great joy, laughter, happiness, excitement, and teamwork. If your family isn't functioning the way you envisioned it or if you are experiencing a separation or divorce in your family I can help you navigate that change. I can also help you grow your family toward the connected and cohesive unit you've always known it could be, but never knew how to get it there.

Joan Pechauer, LMFT
Family Therapist

Joan Pechauer, LMFT

Marriage and Family Therapist

225 First Avenue NE, Osseo, Minnesota 55369 | 763-433-8101

In family therapy, you will learn how to communicate so that others will listen and how to listen so that others will talk. I will be very involved in the session - stopping family members when they are being mean or rude and encouraging when someone's opinion or feelings have not been heard. There are no taboo subjects and everyone in the room will be respected.

Jana Sczepanski Palkert, Sex Therapy, EMDR, LMFT
Family Therapist

Jana Sczepanski Palkert, Sex Therapy, EMDR, LMFT

Minnesota Counseling and Couples Center

13700 83rd Way North, Suite 201, Maple Grove, Minnesota 55369 | 763-400-7475

As a MFT, family therapy entails looking at the family as a unit or "system", and identifying how the members' interactions affect the whole family. This approach takes pressure off the identified problem and invites families to work together for the benefit of everyone. Family therapy can benefit families going through significant changes/challenges such as divorce, loss, illness, conflicts, blended families,adoption, natural disasters and many more. Many families are greatly strengthened and have experience a sense of togetherness by working toward the goal of famly unity and peace. There are specific skills used in family therapy resulting in an effective and powerful experience.

Innovative Psychological Consultants, LLC
Family Therapist

Innovative Psychological Consultants, LLC

Innovative Psychological Consultants

7236 Forestview Lane N, Maple Grove, Minnesota 55369 | 763-416-4167

Often we have family members that find themselves routinely arguing about the same things and are simply not able to find resolution on certain topics. Our family therapists are able to help facilitate conversations and assist family members in being heard, validated, and get the resolution they are looking for. Most families love each other and want to work together effectively. We can help you get there.

David Halper, MA, LMFT
Family Therapist

David Halper, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

1310 E. Hwy 96, Suite 104C, White Bear Lake, Minnesota 55110 | 651-756-7590

Families often get stuck in dysfunctional patterns and resentments. Sometimes there is an "event" or an argument that causes a rift in the family and members are forced to take sides. I work with primary and extended families, including children and teens if appropriate. One of the main goals is to get people to operate and communicate from the logical part of their brain rather than the emotional part. This is hard without a trained, experienced, neutral third party in the room. I do in-office and online counseling. You can self-register and self-schedule for family counseling at mnonlinecounseling.com.

Rebekah Miller, MA, LMFT
Family Therapist

Rebekah Miller, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist at Wellness Counseling Services (WCS)

7575 Golden Valley Road Suite 133, Golden Valley, Minnesota 55427 | 612-999-1169

Does your adolescent feel out of control? Do you want to improve parenting skills or learn how to better support your kids? Is it hard to share parenting responsibilities? Families come to family therapy for many different reasons—conflict in the home, communication difficulties, divorce, grief, blended/step-parent families, teens acting out, adoptive family concerns, co-parenting challenges, mental health problems for any family members, and health problems or terminal illness. As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, I will help your family change stuck patterns of interaction, navigate family stressors, and support members that are struggling with mental health problems.

Susan Garfield, MSSW, ACSW
Family Therapist

Susan Garfield, MSSW, ACSW

LICSW

11900 Wayzata Blvd. Ste 209, Minnetonka, Minnesota 55305 | 9527467894

Are the stressors of partnering and parenting leaving you feeling overwhelmed? Do you wish you family life could have more harmony so that a spirit of respect and cooperation would prevail? Together we can work toward improving consistent parenting, communication and behavior so that all family members are more supportive and bring out the best in each other!

Renee Segal, MA, LMFT
Family Therapist

Renee Segal, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage, Family and Individual Therapist

13911 Ridgedale Drive #335, Minnetonka, Minnesota 55305 | 612-875-6416

Family therapy is needed when the family isn't working well. Maybe there are a lot of fights between parents and children or maybe one of the family members is using drugs or alcohol. Family therapy is a place where the whole family can talk about what is bothering them. Sometimes people want more closeness and sometimes family members want more distance. Family therapy is a great way to identify and sort out these issues.

Jeffrey Hupf, LMFT
Family Therapist

Jeffrey Hupf, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

821 Raymond Ave, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55114 | 952-446-6115

My specialized training in Marriage and Family therapy, with hundreds of hours of supervised relationship therapy, helps me see families as more than a collection of individuals. Frequently, families fail not simply due to character flaws or individual psychopathology, but because they don't see the effect they have on one another. Most families are made up of good people who nevertheless bring the worst out of each other. We will work to undo the negative family pattern and create new more effective ways of negotiating conflict and enriching each other.

Kerin Logstrom, M.A., LMFT
Family Therapist

Kerin Logstrom, M.A., LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

1001 Twelve Oaks Center Drive, #1030E, Wayzata, MN 55391, Minnetonka, Wayzata, Plymouth, Orono, Telehealth , Minnesota 55391 | 952-457-5704

As a marriage and family therapist I enjoy working with couples, families, and blended families. Sometimes couples need help to work through issues such as infidelity, infertility, parenting issues, sexual issues, defensiveness, in-law problems, step-parent or ex-spouse issues just to name a few. I appreciate the effectiveness of emotionally focused couples therapy. This approach promotes compassion and emotional intimacy for couples. I also utilize the Prepare/Enrich Inventory, which helps couples identify their strengths and areas of growth. Then we process though the results of you inventory. Whether you are engaged or are looking to improve your marriage couple counseling can help.

Connie Studer, MA, LMFT
Family Therapist

Connie Studer, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

3137 Hennepin Avenue South #104, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55408 | 612-275-1657

At Heteroflexible Therapy, Ltd. we work with families that consist of young adults and parents or adults in a family that would like to repair their relationships. As a licensed marriage and family therapist, Connie Studer is skilled at working within family systems to identify the cause of family dysfunction. With work, and a willingness to change, you and your family can have a loving and mutually supportive relationship.

Cathy Johnston, MA, LMFT, CST
Family Therapist

Cathy Johnston, MA, LMFT, CST

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Certified Sex Therapist

2840 Humboldt Ave S, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55408 | 612-770-1799

As children we learn how relationships work from our families. Families have subtle and not-so-subtle rules about how to treat each other that get passed down from generation to generation. When these patterns result in hurt and misunderstanding, family therapy is an opportunity for change. If you're uncomfortable with how you feel in your family, or how you act with family members or loved ones, reflecting on the patterns you've learned and connecting with your emotions will help you choose how to relate, instead of being in reactive mode. I create a safe place where family members have the opportunity to learn to express needs and support each other in healthy ways.

Bruce Fischer, PhD, LP, LMFT
Family Therapist

Bruce Fischer, PhD, LP, LMFT

Licensed Psychologist, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist

2840 Humboldt Ave South, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55408 | 612 871-5829

Family therapy is highly effective for depression, addictions, anxiety, unresolved grief, ADHD, coping with health problems, and parenting problems for all kinds of childhood and adolescent problems. My approach to family therapy involves helping a family to communicate and listen more effectively, better manage feelings, learn to better negotiate, effectively set limits, develop problem-solving skills, reduce stress as well as increase cohesion in your family. Family therapy often uses homework assignments to help the family practice the skills that are taught in the session. My approach is low key, supportive and focuses on practical things that family member can do resolve problems.

Kori Hennessy, MA, LMFT
Family Therapist

Kori Hennessy, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

812 East 48th Street #5, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55407 | 651-802-8302

I am a Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist and have experience working with a wide variety of families. I am committed to providing a warm, respectful and impactful therapeutic experience for all the families I work with. I understand and appreciate that every family is different. We will all work together to create change that is beneficial for everyone involved.

Stephanie Jensen, MSW, LICSW
Family Therapist

Stephanie Jensen, MSW, LICSW

Licensed Independent Social Worker

1619 Dayton Ave, Saint Paul, Minnesota 55104 | 320-318-1161

Family therapy can provide increased awareness into unhelpful behavior patterns within the family system by assisting in defining the role of each family member within the system, setting healthy boundaries within the parent-child relationship and increasing healthy communication as well as healthy conflict resolution skills. Family therapy also provides learning opportunities through psychoeducation on family system functioning/patterns, mental health diagnoses and chemical health issues that impact the overall functioning of the system as a whole.

Betsy Sansby, MS, LMFT
Family Therapist

Betsy Sansby, MS, LMFT

35+ years as Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist & Life Coach

Minnetonka, Minnesota 55345 | 952-221-6752

Family therapists are uniquely trained. We view the health of the family as the goal, no matter who shows up for therapy. For example, if a couple comes for therapy because they’re fighting a lot, I will ask “Where are the kids when you’re fighting? Do you know how it’s is affecting each of them?” The idea is that everyone in a family is deeply affected by actions, beliefs, and interactions they witness between family members.

Tamera Mensink, MA, LMFT
Family Therapist

Tamera Mensink, MA, LMFT

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

St Paul, Minnesota 55107 | 651-373-9440

I work with couples who want to better their relationship or feel they have grown apart. I offer premarital and marital counseling. I also offer Prepare and Enrich Counseling, which can acquire counseling hours towards getting your marriage license. Make your relationship better, fall in love with your partner again. Increase intimacy and closeness.

Timothy McCarthy, PhD, LP, LMFT
Family Therapist

Timothy McCarthy, PhD, LP, LMFT

Licensed Psychologist and Licensed Marriage-Family Therapist

8460 Montgomery Court, Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55347 | 952.937.0866

There are many problems that can occur in our family relationships. it's very easy for conflict to occur in marriage, with children, family of origin, or even in-laws. As a therapist working with families for many years I've found that many problems can be solved through respectful communication of deeper feelings while developing greater understanding and appreciation of other family members. At the same time, there are some family situations with extremely difficult, defensive personalities that only create continued frustration, so that the best solution is to set clear boundaries for limiting the impact of such toxic personalities.

Brenda Greig, MBA, MA, LADC
Family Therapist

Brenda Greig, MBA, MA, LADC

Addictions Counselor

480 West 78th Street Suite 111, Chanhassen, Minnesota 55317 | 612-567-8817

Families struggling with addiction or the after-math of addiction need professional support to rebuild their lives. Get the help you need to heal and grow from the experience. I work with people struggling with all types of addiction and know that their family members struggle tremendously too. Sometimes issues with codependency arise and must be addressed. Sometimes new boundaries need to be implemented to protect ourselves and others from destructive behaviors. Get the help you need to sort through the web of addiction so your family can thrive once again.


55070 is a zip code located in Anoka County and part of Saint Francis, Minnesota. It has a land area of 27.288 square miles.  The population of 55070 is 7,541 people.