Marinda (Mindy) Kimmel is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist and National Certified Counselor. She is certified in both Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) for school aged youth and Trauma Informed Child Parent Psychotherapy (CPP) for young children. She has experience providing diagnostic assessment for adults, adolescents, and children including use of DC:0-5 for children age five and under. She provides a wide range of psychotherapy for families, couples, and individuals.
Mindy emphasizes a strengths based and family systems approach with clients while incorporating relaxation, mindfulness, and play techniques. She also utilizes Solution-Focused and Cognitive Behavioral Therapies. Her background includes helping clients with depression, anxiety, trauma, relational difficulties, social emotional development, grief, and life stage stressors so that they can improve their quality of life. Additional areas of expertise include family therapy and couples work including use of the Prepare/Enrich Inventory for premarital and married couples.
Mindy is an approved supervisor for the Minnesota Board of Marriage and Family Therapy and the Minnesota Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy for LMFT, LPC, and LPCC. Supervision provided includes developmental, trauma, and family systems lenses while including self of the therapist work.