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Lisa Nielsen-Karatz, LICSW; EFT Accredited Practitioner

Current Availability:

Tuesday evenings and Saturdays: in-person. Inquire about telehealth hours.

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Provides therapy in Minnesota

About Me:

  • My clients describe me as:

    Clients share they quickly find therapy to be comfortable, they’re able to share at a deeper level, feel heard within a kind and respectful space.

  • Something to know about my approach is:

    An eclectic approach that includes engaging on a multitude of levels, my intention is to follow your lead as to exploring current or past experiences. I use story-telling, Narrative Approach, cognitive processing, mindfulness, and Tapping.

  • Together, we will:

    My hope is that you will feel heard, relaxed and find therapy to be helpful in reducing stress related to past traumas. I hold space for you to grieve, express yourself on your terms, finding that therapy can be enjoyable amidst tough emotions.

  • I specialize in working with people who:

    Clients with trauma history from childhood or life experience, resulting in anxiety or body tension. Enjoy supporting parents/caregivers struggling with high energy children. Children with ADHD, anxiety, intrusive thoughts or a PANDAS diagnosis.

  • I became a therapist because:

    I enjoy listening to personal stories, helping to guide and make sense of the past. It’s an honor to be entrusted with another persons inner story.

  • Something that stands out about where I offer therapy is:

    My office is located in South Minneapolis, near Pizza Luce, French Meadow, lots of coffee shops in a warm cozy office with off street parking.

  • More about me and my practice:

    I enjoy working with individuals (preteens and adults of all ages), including their loved ones into therapy, if desired. Incorporating mindfulness, body awareness for individuals. Parent support for highly emotional kids or complicated past/trauma

More Details:


$100 - $155

In-Network with:

Optum Health, UCare, UnitedHealthcare

Languages Spoken:

English, Spanish

Years Licensed:


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