Attn: Heather Acres for Life- under the umbrella of Operation Sanctuary- a state wide collaboration of EAGALA facilities that provide services to veterans and their families, provides EAGALA model Equine Assisted Therapy and Equine Assisted Learning services for service members, their families, and those who serve the military. We specialize in Addictions Recovery and Mental Health and Wellness. Through working with horses on the ground, no riding involved and no experience necessary, clients have the opportunity to work through difficult issues and gain strengths and resources in a new and inspiring way! We are staffed with LADC’s, as well as, marriage and family therapists and all our facilitators are EAGALA certified.
What is ARMHS?
Adult Rehabilitative Mental Health Services (ARMHS) are a set of services that were developed to bring restorative, recovery-oriented interventions directly to individuals who have the capacity to benefit from them, whether in their homes or elsewhere in the community. ARMHS includes four components: basic living and social skills, community intervention, medication education, and transitioning to community living.
Caring for children, teens, young adults and families struggling to cope with mental health and substance use problems.
Amberwing – Center for Youth & Family Well-Being was created by the Miller-Dwan Foundation to provide the greatest level of compassion and skill, in the most welcoming of healing environments. Set in a restful wooded area, Amberwing brings together the combined resources of a community philanthrophy and a health system to create a national model for effective mental health care.
Intensive Outpatient Program for young adults For Ages 18-25
This intensive group therapy program helps emerging adults address acute mental health problems in a safe, nurturing environment. Program participants meet for three hours, three times per week over the course of approximately six weeks—depending on individual need.
Please contact us to get involved or learn more.
Avivo (formerly RESOURCE) provides chemical and mental health services, career education, and employment services for women, men, and families in the Twin Cities metro and central Minnesota. We specialize in serving low- and very low-income families and individuals with complex needs around health, employment, and economic stability. We offer more than 20 locations and serve residents in 17 counties.
Avivo’s mission is to increase well-being through employment, career advancement, and recovery.
Birch Counseling, LLC
Helping clients with urgent needs schedule appointments within a day is important to us and is a reality at our new Golden Valley office. You can discuss any pressing matter in a safe, compassionate, confidential environment. At Birch Counseling we place you, the client, at the foreground of our work.
We are passionate about helping you process the often overwhelming emotions that come up when life gets hard. We don’t judge and we certainly don’t tell you what to do. Instead, we empower you to teach us about your unique situation.
In regards to addictions, we are happy to meet with you if you are starting to consider that you may have a problem or if you have been in recovery for years (and anywhere in between!) to help you calm the inner storm so you can gain perspective and discover solutions that work specifically for you.
Bridging Hope Counseling is a private practice counseling service offering individual, couple, family therapy, sand tray, play therapy, Chemical Heath Assessments, Daring Way™ Groups, Rising Strong™ Groups and DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy) skills groups.
Take (almost) all insurances and work collaboratively with the community
FREE 30-MINUTE CONSULTATION
A free 30-minute consultation is offered to all interested clients. Call 763-291-5505 or firstname.lastname@example.org. It is important to make sure that working together fits for you as well as for the therapist. During the consultation, what you would like from counseling can be discussed, as well as strategies and techniques that are used in therapy. The consultation is not therapy. Appointment times, therapy fees and other questions can be answered at this time.
Mental health issues can compound the suffering of those who struggle with addiction, often getting in the way of effective treatment. Now you can see a therapist who can work with both addiction and mental health together in a peaceful, holistic health care setting.
Donna Wallace LPC, LADC, ADCR-MN deals compassionately with the roots of addictive behavior patterns through individual psychotherapy sessions. Explore the Cashman Center website (above), and check out Donna’s profile on Psychology Today for more information.
With enough interest, dual diagnosis therapy groups could also be offered as an adjunct to individual therapy. Please call to inquire about being placed on a waiting list.
Children and Families:
At St. Joseph’s Home for Children and Northside Child Development Center we work with children and their families to provide a good start in life through a nurturing environment, comfort in crisis, and mental health counseling for bright, strong futures.
Catholic Charities helps refugees work towards independence by reuniting families and providing assistance as they settle.
Older Adults and People With Disabilities:
We serve older adults and people with disabilities, helping them live independently in their homes and connecting homeless elders to housing.
People Experiencing or at Risk of Homelessness:
At places like the Dorothy Day Center, Higher Ground, Family Service Center and the Opportunity Center we provide meals, shelter and opportunities to find jobs, secure a stable home and medical care for those who need it.
Catholic Charities is a non-profit organization that advances the charitable and social mission of the Diocese of St. Cloud. We build communities, promote family life, and enhance human dignity by providing quality services to meet the physical, social, emotional and spiritual needs of individuals and families of all faiths and beliefs.
The Center for Grief, Loss & Transition, based in St. Paul, Minnesota, has been a community resource for more than 15 years. Through specialized therapy and education, the Center helps individuals, couples and families who are dealing with grief, loss, trauma and life transition.
The Center is comprised of accomplished professionals who have received specialized education and training in the most current methods of grief therapy. The staff includes licensed psychologists, marriage and family therapists, social workers and professional counselors.
The Center is a nonprofit organization dedicated to offering hope and healing for people during the difficult times in their lives.
A linguistically and culturally relevant resource and service nonprofit organization by Latinos for Latinos. Our programs and services connect families to resources, skills, institutions, and systems and create an environment for people to be engaged and empowered.
Co-Dependents Anonymous is a Fellowship of men and women whose common purpose is to develop healthy relationships. The only requirement for membership is a desire for healthy and loving relationships. We gather together to support and share with each other in a journey of self-discovery––learning to love the self. Living the program allows each of us to become increasingly honest with ourselves about our personal histories and our own codependent behaviors.
We rely upon the Twelve Steps and Twelve Traditions for knowledge and wisdom. These are the principles of our program and guides to developing honest and fulfilling relationships with ourselves and others. In CoDA, we each learn to build a bridge to a Higher Power of our own understanding, and we allow others the same privilege.
This renewal process is a gift of healing for us. By actively working the program of Co-Dependents Anonymous, we can each realize a new joy, acceptance, and serenity in our lives.
The Coming Home program is a Healing Circle for men completing treatment or time and returning to the community.
“Ambe Bi-azhe-giiwewin” – Come and join us in our Healing Circle. See the ways of our people.
What we offer:
- Weekly groups for support, life skills, relapse prevention, healing, community, peer support
- Individual therapy, if desired
- Help getting resources:
- Cultural Spiritual Needs
- Medical & Dental
- Medication Management
- Community engagement:
- Monthly Potluck
- Pipe ceremonies
“Niijimowinmiiwinzha”— These things that bother you, maybe you should get some help for them.
Coming Home Program
Counseling & Support Clinic
1315 East 24th Street
Minneapolis, MN 55404
COR is a residential retreat that teaches a way to live free from the obsession with food and the excess weight it causes. It is a proven method to stop overeating.
IPC counseling offers a full range of mental health services which integrate sound professional practices with individual planning by a multidisciplinary team that is experienced in working with a diverse population, including those with cultural and ability differences. Helping people and communities who face complex legal issues and lack the resources to pay for needed professional services.
Facilitated by a Trans Clinician
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Group therapy for trans, gender nonconforming, and gender variant individuals in recovery.
Interested in exploring the intersections of gender identity/expression and substance abuse recovery?
Want to build a support network of people with similar struggles?
Is a nonprofit organization that runs an oral healthcare clinic in St. Louis Park off of Highway 100 and Cedar Lake Road.
The mission of Element Mental Health Services is to: Support, connect, and educate all peoples in Minnesota, including the LGBTTTIQQA (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Transsexual, Two-Spirit, Intersex, Queer, Questioning) and other diverse populations, through providing mental health, chemical dependency and community education services. Create a safe space within which LGBTTTIQQA and other diverse individuals, couples, and families can support and strengthen their relationships. Element offers services to the general public, as well as some very specific services such as Gender Therapy for individuals in transition, LGBT-specific chemical dependency outpatient treatment program and several LGBT support groups.
Fairview Health Services
Chemical Dependency Treatment – Residential
2450 Riverside Ave, Minneapolis, MN, 55454
Don’t struggle when life becomes difficult. Assistance is as close as the nearest Fairview hospital or clinic. Here you’ll find compassionate and experienced behavioral health professionals who care about you. We offer a variety of mental health services, including treatment for substance abuse and gambling addiction.
We offer programs for individuals, couples and families at a variety of locations. Some services are hospital-based and others are conveniently located in our clinics. In addition, Fairview Counseling Services provides outpatient psychotherapy to children, adolescents, adults and seniors in several locations throughout the Twin Cities and surrounding areas. We also offer an alternative to traditional inpatient programs through Fairview Adult Residential Recovery Services.
We often discover underlying medical and psychological conditions in the process of treating mental health issues. Our providers work with behavioral health specialists and collaborate with the University of Minnesota Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota Physicians and behavioral healthcare providers to create a care plan that fits your unique situation.
Lodging Plus Program
Day and Evening Outpatient Compulsive Gambling Program
Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program
Short Term Outpatient Preparation (STOP)
Short Term Stabilization
Assessments Services for Adolescents
Provides individual counseling, family counseling, marriage/relationship counseling, and play therapy services.
Open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Family Life Mental Health Center treats people experiencing, but not limited to: Abuse and Violence Affective Disorders Anxiety Behavioral Disorders Borderline Personality Disorder Depression Domestic Abuse Dysfunctional Family Issues Grief Mood Disorders/Bipolar Panic Disorders Phobias Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Schizophrenia Seasonal Affective Disorder Serious and Persistent Mental Illness Stress