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Find Parenting Therapists & Counselors in Apple Valley, MN.

 

Parenting is a rewarding experience with ups and downs, but there are times when the downs are too much to handle on your own. A parenting therapist can devise strategies to help you get through difficult situations that arise as you’re parenting.

Many therapists specialize in working with parents, new mothers, and fathers trying to figure out how to be a better parent and partner. Whether you are located in downtown Apple Valley, the suburbs of Apple Valley, other nearby places such as Eagan, Burnsville, or anywhere else in Minnesota, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Signs You Could Benefit from Parenting Counseling

Parent therapy may be helpful to you if you’re dealing with any of the following issues:

  • You’re a new parent and feeling stressed out.
  • You’re the parent of an older child and not sure how to best relate to them.
  • You are having problems in your marriage related to parenting or parenting styles.
  • You’ve relocated and things in your family feel unsettled.
  • You need to vent about your parenting frustrations.
  • You want to improve your parenting skills.
  • You want to figure out the type of parent you want to be.

Licensed therapist Mara Fisher has some thoughts to help parents. If you are feeling the stress and pressure of parenting, read this article: Is There a Right Way to Parent?

Help is Available: Get Parenting Therapy Today

Parenting is one of the hardest things you’ll ever do, and it can take a toll on you, mentally and physically. With a parenting therapist, you’ll be able to examine and remedy those problems that make parenting harder. To make finding a therapist easy, use Mental Health Match. Start by browsing below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Nikki Roth
Together, we will:

Address Existential Struggles, trauma Distorted thinking/ intrusive thoughts, What is "Imposter syndrome," Learn Self-love/acceptance, How to develop Healthy relationships, Find self-identity, Learn and understand Dynamics of addiction etc


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Together, we will:

Address Existential Struggles, trauma Distorted thinking/ intrusive thoughts, What is "Imposter syndrome," Learn Self-love/acceptance, How to develop Healthy relationships, Find self-identity, Learn and understand Dynamics of addiction etc

Something to know about my approach is:

I understand that starting your mental health journey can be complicated and intimidating. In order to help ease your fears, I am willing to talk to you before your first session to ease any discomfort and answer any questions regarding services.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Career Counseling
  • Conduct disorder
  • Couples Therapy
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Parenting
  • Personality Disorders
  • Self-Esteem
  • Substance Addiction Programs
  • Technology Addiction
  • Trauma Related Disorders
  • Video game addiction
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Nikki Roth remote and phone therapy in Minnesota, South Dakota
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Shama Rathi
Together, we will:

Together we explore the connection between the things you’ve experienced and how it’s affecting you now. To understand yourself better, are less irritable, more relaxed, and have deeper relationships with your kiddos, partners, and friends.


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Together, we will:

Together we explore the connection between the things you’ve experienced and how it’s affecting you now. To understand yourself better, are less irritable, more relaxed, and have deeper relationships with your kiddos, partners, and friends.

Something to know about my approach is:

I assess each situation from multiple angles and help provide the support that tailors to your needs and tools that are practical for you to not only survive but to thrive.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Birth trauma
  • Childbirth
  • Depression
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Infertility
  • Maternal Mental Health
  • Menopause
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Parenting Consulting
  • Postpartum
  • Postpartum Anxiety
  • Postpartum Depression
  • Postpartum Mood Disorders
  • Pregnancy and Infant Loss
  • Pregnancy Loss
  • Reproductive Mental Health (perimenopause-menopause)
  • Teen issues
  • Teen/young pregnancy and motherhood
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Shama Rathi remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, New York, Wisconsin
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Susan Garfield
Together, we will:

utilize my expertise in child development guides parents through the often-predictable stages in the divorce process, assisting parents in their interaction, appropriate parenting and access so that children benefit from the best of both parents.


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Together, we will:

utilize my expertise in child development guides parents through the often-predictable stages in the divorce process, assisting parents in their interaction, appropriate parenting and access so that children benefit from the best of both parents.

Something to know about my approach is:

to partner with you before, during, and after your divorce. I can relate to your experiences, problems, frustrations and fears… I look forward to sharing my knowledge and practical solutions with you!

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Child Custody
  • Co-parenting
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Mediation
  • Parenting Consulting
  • Parenting Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Step-parenting
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Shannon Wohlman
Together, we will:

Walk the path of healing through humor, validation, and challenges. We will talk about family of origin, current life stress (including the impact of current events), and trauma as identified by you.


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Together, we will:

Walk the path of healing through humor, validation, and challenges. We will talk about family of origin, current life stress (including the impact of current events), and trauma as identified by you.

Something to know about my approach is:

I believe you are the professional of your own life, and my job is to help you find the path that you want to be on. I try to balance compassion and empathy with direct challenges. I also integrate DBT skills with most of my work.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Aging Parents
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Birth trauma
  • Borderline Personality
  • Couples Therapy
  • Court Ordered Therapy
  • Dementia
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Domestic Violence
  • EMDR
  • Engagement and Marriage
  • Family Planning
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • High-Risk Pregnancy
  • Infertility
  • LGBTQ+
  • Maternal Mental Health
  • New Parent
  • Parenthood
  • Parenting Skills
  • paternal mental health
  • Perinatal Mood/Anxiety Disorders
  • Postpartum
  • Postpartum Mood Disorders
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Pregnancy Loss
  • Racial justice
  • Racism
  • Religious Trauma
  • Teen/young pregnancy and motherhood
  • Trauma
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Shannon Wohlman remote and phone therapy in Minnesota
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Faith Pérez McGowan
Together, we will:

help you learn how to quiet excessive worries and fears, and bring joy back into your life. My clients know what it's like to feel tired, stressed, and overwhelmed. Together, we can find solutions that will allow you to take steps towards your goals.


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VIEW PROFILE
Together, we will:

help you learn how to quiet excessive worries and fears, and bring joy back into your life. My clients know what it's like to feel tired, stressed, and overwhelmed. Together, we can find solutions that will allow you to take steps towards your goals.

Something to know about my approach is:

When we work together, you can expect to practice challenging unhelpful thoughts and behaviors, learn more effective coping mechanisms, and have more restful, quality sleep.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • grief
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Maternal Mental Health
  • Trauma
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Faith Pérez McGowan remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin