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If you’re dealing with internal struggles or conflicts, or are searching for an interactive outlet that can help you improve your life, drama therapy is a promising option to consider.

Drama therapy incorporates drama principles and activities, in addition to psychology and behavioral health techniques, to help you achieve mental health objectives.

It helps you to tap into your feelings, attitudes, and behaviors through theatre and drama-based activities. Drama therapy can include storytelling, improv, role-playing, and theater games. This is a good option for someone who is having difficulty articulating their stories, goals, feelings, and thoughts through talk therapy alone.

Whether you are located in downtown Shakopee, the suburbs of Shakopee, other nearby places such as Burnsville, Bloomington, or anywhere else in Minnesota, Mental Health Match can help you easily find an experienced therapist or counselor who best meets your needs.

Drama Therapy Benefits

Drama therapy is a proven approach. Here are some ways that drama therapy helps people:

  • Improved self-awareness and self-understanding.
  • Greater self confidence.
  • Healthy and effective interpersonal communication.
  • New coping skills.
  • More expression of emotions and feelings.

This is not an exhaustive list of drama therapy benefits.

If you are interested in learning more about Drama therapy and other forms of expressive art therapy, check out this article by Licensed Mental Health Counselor Jennifer Bishop.

Get Started with Drama Therapy Today!

A drama therapist or counselor can help tremendously, regardless of your creative skill level or social ability. And Mental Health Match is here to help you find a local therapist or counselor in minutes! Start by browsing experts below or by using our free therapist matching tool.

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Melissa Bolger
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Let's work together to create a safe, comfortable space free of judgment to explore all parts of yourself & whatever may be bringing you to therapy. If you’re struggling in your relationships or day to day life, I can help you find your way forward.


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Together, we will:

Let's work together to create a safe, comfortable space free of judgment to explore all parts of yourself & whatever may be bringing you to therapy. If you’re struggling in your relationships or day to day life, I can help you find your way forward.

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My style of therapy is structured, but relaxed. I am process oriented and seek to help people understand themselves and their experiences, particularly within the context of their lives, relationships, and the world at large.

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  • Family Conflict
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Dr. Mike Ghali
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Explore relationships and communication patterns. Learn how to understand and manage anxiety. And learn how to more effectively manage and express emotions.


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Explore relationships and communication patterns. Learn how to understand and manage anxiety. And learn how to more effectively manage and express emotions.

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I use an integrative approach to match what we are doing with your goals and needs.

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  • Anxiety
  • Communication Issues
  • Couples Therapy
  • Marriage Counseling
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Amanda Wolfsteller
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Couple therapy (communication difficulties, building trust in your relationship). To help children who are experiencing stressful/traumatic events in their lives, helping them understand their feelings, thoughts, and behaviors,


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Couple therapy (communication difficulties, building trust in your relationship). To help children who are experiencing stressful/traumatic events in their lives, helping them understand their feelings, thoughts, and behaviors,

Something to know about my approach is:

I consider myself to be, accepting, and curious. I treat caregivers as I would want to be treated and children with the highest level of respect.

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  • Childhood Trauma
  • Couples Therapy
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Beth Klein
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work hard together, we’ll make things happen, and you’ll be able to continue moving forward.


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work hard together, we’ll make things happen, and you’ll be able to continue moving forward.

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I’m not a “sit and listen” kind of therapist. I show up to each session ready to engage with you, make observations, and equip you with tools & techniques that you can put into practice in your day-to-day life.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Adjustment issues
  • Generalized Anxiety
  • Health Anxiety
  • High-functioning anxiety
  • Job related issues/stress
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
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  • Social Anxiety
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Mary Devorak
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Work towards healing your body and finding your genuine self in a safe space. We'll find the narrative that you tell yourself now and transform that into the narrative you desire for yourself.


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Work towards healing your body and finding your genuine self in a safe space. We'll find the narrative that you tell yourself now and transform that into the narrative you desire for yourself.

Something to know about my approach is:

I tailor sessions to each client using techniques such as brainspotting, story telling, and therapeutic gaming.

FOCUS AREAS:
  • Anxiety
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Chronic Illness
  • Depression
  • Family Therapy
  • Gender Identity and Affirmation
  • Grief counseling
  • LGBTQ+
  • Neurodivergence
  • Teenagers
  • Trauma
  • Young Adults
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