Find Therapists, Counselors and Psychologists in Woodbury, Minnesota

Find a therapist in Woodbury, Minnesota that meets your needs. Browse our comprehensive list of affordable and licensed therapists in Woodbury, to find a professional specializing in counseling people with stress, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, grief and more.


Emmalynn Clemmensen

MS,LPCC
4 years experience
I have my master's degree in Rehabilitation Counseling Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) in Minnesota. I have over four years of experience in the mental-health field, and during this time I have worked in a variety of settings, including: in-home skills services, adult day treatment, group therapy, individual therapy, community mental health, and private practice. Most of my experience has been working with teens and adults.... Read More
I have my master's degree in Rehabilitation Counseling Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and am a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) in Minnesota. I have over four years of experience in the mental-health field, and during this time I... Read More
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  • Languages:English
  • Experience:4 years

Craig Rice

MA,LPCC
10 years experience
I am well versed in several counseling techniques and have a compassionate approachable demeanor. My counseling experience is above par and I am also organized with an attention to detail. Clients warm up to me quickly and I enjoy helping them reach goals and learn new thinking patterns to view life in a more positive manner. My therapeutic style incorporates expert listening, positive feedback, direct guidance, and creating an environment where you will feel comfortable... Read More
I am well versed in several counseling techniques and have a compassionate approachable demeanor. My counseling experience is above par and I am also organized with an attention to detail. Clients warm up to me quickly and I enjoy helping... Read More
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  • Languages:English
  • Experience:10 years

Chuck Jorenby

MA,LP
25 years experience
I am a Licensed Psychologist in the state of Minnesota. I have been working in the field of mental health for over 30 years in a wide variety of situations. As a compassionate listener, my goal is for the people I work with to find a solution that works for them, rather than a "medically approved treatment plan." I have worked with children, adolescents, and adults in individual, family, and group therapy... Read More
I am a Licensed Psychologist in the state of Minnesota. I have been working in the field of mental health for over 30 years in a wide variety of situations. As a compassionate listener, my goal is for... Read More
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  • Languages:English
  • Experience:25 years

Jerry Crimmins

PsyD,LP
17 years experience
I am a Licensed Psychologist in Minnesota with over 17 years of experience. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, grief and loss, problems with motivation, relationship issues, and parenting problems. My counseling style is direct, respectful and incorporates some humor, once we get to know each other. I believe in treating everyone with respect, sensitivity, and compassion. My approach is fundamentally cognitive-behavioral, but will incorporate other... Read More
I am a Licensed Psychologist in Minnesota with over 17 years of experience. I have worked with clients with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, grief and loss, problems with motivation, relationship issues, and parenting problems. My counseling... Read More
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  • Languages:English
  • Experience:17 years

EMILY MCINNIS

LMFT
3 years experience
I have worked with individuals and families to overcome challenges for over five years. As a therapist I believe we all have the ability to unlock our own healing potential. I have experience working wiuth children, adolescents, adults and couples and enjoy having a mix of all ages on my caseload. My treatment approach varies depending on the need of my clients. I work mostly from an Adlerian approach to gain... Read More
I have worked with individuals and families to overcome challenges for over five years. As a therapist I believe we all have the ability to unlock our own healing potential. I have experience working wiuth children, adolescents,... Read More
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  • Languages:English
  • Experience:3 years

Rebecca Amundson

MA,LMFT
4 years experience
Hello! My name is Rebecca Amundson and I am a licensed Marriage and Family therapist located in Elko New Market, Minnesota. I earned my masters degree from Adler Graduate School in 2016 and have over 4 years of experience as a therapist in a private practice setting. I use an Adlerian, systemic approach to therapy working to support a holistic path to healing within the individual and family system. I enjoy working with... Read More
Hello! My name is Rebecca Amundson and I am a licensed Marriage and Family therapist located in Elko New Market, Minnesota. I earned my masters degree from Adler Graduate School in 2016 and have over 4 years of experience as... Read More
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  • Languages:English
  • Experience:4 years

Lambers Fisher

LMFT
17 years experience
I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with over 15 years of experience working with individual adults, adolescents, couples and families. I work from a client-centered perspective, and hold the belief that while we are all experts on ourselves, we can all benefit from the perspective of someone outside of our individual life circumstances... Read More
I am a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with over 15 years of experience working with individual adults, adolescents, couples and families. I work from a client-centered perspective, and hold the belief that while we are all experts on ourselves, we can all benefit from the perspective of someone outside of our individual life circumstances... Read More
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  • Languages: English
  • Experience: 17 years

An Overview of Mental Health in Woodbury, Minnesota

This suburb of St. Paul, Minnesota is a thriving location with much to do. Woodbury has recently built two large community areas to bring people together and encourage health and wellness. The Health East Sports Center, a huge multiuse sports center, has an indoor field house, an outdoor refrigerated ice-skating rink, two indoor ice arenas, an outdoor splash pad, and 36 outdoor athletic fields. Three local high school hockey teams call this center home. Additionally, Health East Sports Center constructed the first completely handicapped-accessible playground surrounding the Twin Cities that caters to many children that struggle with physical and mental health. Central Park, on the other hand, is a multiuse indoor park that links to the library and the YMCA for activity and education in one place.

Woodbury, Minnesota is a wonderful city to live in or to visit. Next to Health East Sports Center and Central Park, Eagle Valley Golf Course offers fun activities, from lessons to golf for couples to leagues. Woodbury also houses several parks, some with pavilions for parties or gatherings and others with water activities along the Mississippi River. Visit Veterans Memorial for a piece of history honoring those who provided various military services to the United States.

The mental health of those who live in Woodbury is affected by the demographics of the city. Over 50 percent of the 66,699 residents of Woodbury are families with kids under 18. The population is over 75 percent white, with the next most prevalent race being Asian at just under nine percent. The median household income is over 100,000 dollars, and the poverty rate is only 3.3 percent, much lower than the national poverty rate of 12.3 percent. Additionally, Woodbury crime rates are about 20 percent lower than the rest of Minnesota and 30 percent lower than the rest of the country. Residents, students, and employees feel safe and cared for. Mental health struggles and concerns lie beneath this perfect exterior in the form of depression, drugs, and violence.

Psychological Well-Being

In Washington County, where Woodbury is located, over 5 percent of adults report frequent mental distress that lasts at least 14 days. Almost 18 percent of residents reported a need for care for a mental illness in the past 12 months, yet 20 percent of care was delayed due to lack of insurance and an additional 29 percent of care was delayed for some other reason.

Due to the many children in this city, much of the mental health focuses on their well-being.

  • Over the last two weeks, over 34 percent of eighth graders report feeling down, depressed, or hopeless.
  • Over the last two weeks, about 39 percent of ninth graders report feeling down, depressed, or hopeless.
  • Over the last two weeks, over 45 percent of twelfth graders report feeling down, depressed, or hopeless.

Behavioral Health

Alcohol and drug use are mental health concerns among many of the students in Washington County. Over 12 percent of ninth graders drank alcohol in the past 30 days. Over 26 percent of eleventh graders had an alcoholic beverage in the past 30 days. Unfortunately, about 10 percent of eleventh graders report driving after using alcohol or drugs in the last year.

Though the mechanism is not fully known, marijuana use likely precedes illicit drug use, according to the National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIH). In just ninth grade, over eight percent of students used marijuana in the past 30 days, and the drug also has the lowest perceived risk of harm among the same age students.

Violence

Though Woodbury is a seemingly safe place, students are hurt at school and home, contributing to mental health concerns.

  • Over 13 percent of fifth grade males, 11 percent of eighth grade males, almost 10 percent of ninth grade males, and over five percent of eleventh grade males report physically pushing, shoving, hitting, or kicking someone in the past 30 days.
  • Over 11 percent of eighth, ninth, and eleventh grade students report having been hit, beaten, kicked, or physically hurt by a parent or adult.
  • Over 6 percent of eighth, ninth, and eleventh grade students report having watched their parents or other adults in their home physically hurt one another.

E-Counseling

This website seeks to provide an answer to the concerns in Woodbury, Minnesota by providing a directory of trusted professionals and a collection of mental health resources in the city.