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Find Racial Justice Therapists & Counselors in Apple Valley, MN.

 

Many therapists commit to racial justice principles, including working to expose and counter white privilege and heal the effects of racial trauma. Racial trauma can take the form of hurtful social interactions, lack of education and employment opportunities, and more.

Thankfully, racial justice therapists are available not only to help you heal but to empower you to commit to racial injustice. 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.

How Racial Justice Therapists Can Help

Here are a few of the ways racial justice therapists can help you:

  • They can be a supportive guide to understanding the effect racism has on you, your mental health, and your life.
  • They set the stage for a meaningful discussion and inspire you to look inwardly for answers to problems.
  • They can give you tips and tricks to remain calm amidst racial aggressions.
  • They can help you feel empowered about who you are.
  • They can help you understand and dismantle white privilege.

If you are a White person considering a racial justice therapist, read licensed therapist Marla Berger’s article on promoting racial equality. If you are BIPOC, consider licensed therapist Vaughn O'Neal’s tips for Black mental health during turbulent times.

Get Started with a Racial Justice Therapist Today!

A licensed racial justice therapist is available to help you improve your mental health with the help of someone who shares your values. And with Mental Health Match, finding a qualified counselor or therapist is easy! Start by browsing racial justice therapists below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Hannah Hernandez
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There will likely be laughter and tears, difficult conversations, "Aha" moments, and a challenge to be honest with yourself. We will connect to create a calm/safe space. You will re-learn confidence, re-train unhealthy attachments and learn coping.


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There will likely be laughter and tears, difficult conversations, "Aha" moments, and a challenge to be honest with yourself. We will connect to create a calm/safe space. You will re-learn confidence, re-train unhealthy attachments and learn coping.

Something to know about my approach is:

I treat trauma through the lens of mind/body connection. I primarily use EMDR, which bridges the trauma stored in your body/mind/spirit to allow healing, CBT, which helps you identify and replace unhealthy thoughts, and DBT to teach coping skills

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Childhood Trauma
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • Complex Trauma
  • Depression
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Trauma
  • Veterans / Military Families
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Heidi Strohmaier
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Identify your greatest challenges and top priorities. We will collaboratively set goals and a timeline for achieving them. I will teach you skills to improve your symptoms, accomplish your objectives, and enhance your quality of life.


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Identify your greatest challenges and top priorities. We will collaboratively set goals and a timeline for achieving them. I will teach you skills to improve your symptoms, accomplish your objectives, and enhance your quality of life.

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I use scientifically grounded interventions to help you achieve your goals in a way that is sensitive to your unique strengths, beliefs, and background. My solution-focused approach helps you set, work toward, and achieve goals efficiently.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Insomnia and Sleep Problems
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Stress Management
  • Trauma
  • Weight Management
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Heidi Strohmaier remote and phone therapy in Minnesota, Wisconsin
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Paige L. Freeman
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Let's collaboratively determine, clarify, and work towards YOUR values and goals for your life. You have the life experience and the knowledge about yourself and I want you to trust in yourself, as well as our therapeutic relationship.


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Let's collaboratively determine, clarify, and work towards YOUR values and goals for your life. You have the life experience and the knowledge about yourself and I want you to trust in yourself, as well as our therapeutic relationship.

Something to know about my approach is:

I encourage transparency, value-driven decision making, self-compassion, and making room for your thoughts and feelings. I will help you navigate mental health issues in a psychologically flexible way, which translates to richer life experience.

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  • Adjustment Disorders
  • COVID 19 Stress and Anxiety
  • Family Therapy
  • Food Allergy Anxiety
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Life Adjustment
  • Parenting Issues
  • Women's Issues
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Paige L. Freeman remote and phone therapy in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Delaware, District Of Columbia, Florida, 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
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Taylor Baez
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Let's be honest - life is just hard sometimes. What are you trying to deal with on your own right now? A new life chapter? College? Self-esteem? A break-up? Unresolved trauma? Together we will grow your trust in yourself to handle life's challenges.


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Let's be honest - life is just hard sometimes. What are you trying to deal with on your own right now? A new life chapter? College? Self-esteem? A break-up? Unresolved trauma? Together we will grow your trust in yourself to handle life's challenges.

Something to know about my approach is:

I trust you with your vision of what your best life looks like. Not only are your challenges overcomable but I believe you already have the wisdom within you to live your best life with exuberance and bravery.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adulting
  • Boundaries
  • College Students
  • Communication Issues
  • Meaning of Life
  • Social-emotional learning
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Young Adults
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Jackie Golob
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We will talk about your hopes, our therapeutic alliance, managing self care, stressors, and more! We will laugh, cry, and feel all the feels, together! I'm here to help you take steps and make plans to accomplish your goals weekly!


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Together, we will:

We will talk about your hopes, our therapeutic alliance, managing self care, stressors, and more! We will laugh, cry, and feel all the feels, together! I'm here to help you take steps and make plans to accomplish your goals weekly!

Something to know about my approach is:

My approach to therapy is being a human first & a therapist second. I am all about keeping it real! I talk with folks about our relationship, rapport, and trust. I use mindfulness, self care, relaxation, strengths, & I enjoy focusing on feelings.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • COVID 19 Stress and Anxiety
  • FTM Identity
  • Gender Transition
  • Helping Professionals
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • LGBTQ+
  • Life Stress
  • Life Transitions
  • MTF Identity
  • Self care
  • Self Esteem & Confidence Issues
  • Self-love
  • Self-Worth
  • Sex Anxiety
  • Sex Therapy
  • Stress Management
  • Transgender Issues
  • Work-Life Balance
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