Let us Weave Threads of Hope Through Your Life
What We Specialize in
Family & Couples Counseling
Sometimes families and couples get lost in the chaos of life and need help reconnecting or managing stress better. We can help you heal from past hurts, increase trust, and connect again.
We work with families on your goals but always try to bring you together as a team. We help you to be heard and develop common goals, because at the core no family wants to be at war.
Unlike adult talk-therapy, kids often do not have the verbal or processing skills to simply talk through their problems and make necessary changes in their behavior and thinking. We use art and play therapy to help children process their feelings, learn to express them, and develop coping strategies. Sometimes we wonder who has more fun in these sessions: the kids or their therapists!
We encourage meetings with family members in order to teach parents’ skills and/or help you to respond in a way that fosters your child’s growth.
With teens and tweens we can use therapeutic games, journaling, art, and talk therapy depending on their openness and preferences. We work with the family to find solutions for everyone, but it is important for adolescents to feel validated and that their therapist is an advocate for them.
Individual therapy is meant to be a safe and empowering experience for you, so it is very important to us that you feel comfortable. Having a therapist who is a good fit for you is very important so you can build trust and work together effectively.
Different therapists have different personalities and approaches and you may find that you click better with one style than another, and that is just fine! We can help you to find a great fit for you and your situation.
What Makes Us Different.
We are a small team of Christian Counselors who truly care for our clients and our mission. Being a small team we offer a family feel with greater flexibility and coordination to offer you counseling specific to your needs and preferences. We strive to care for you and your family in the unique manner best suited for you.
Our team have differences in their style, but we all believe humor and compassion are great healing tools. Each therapist cultivates different areas of specialty, so we have someone who can meet a variety of needs.
We also offer a Christian approach and are happy to integrate faith for those who desire. Our counselors can incorporate discussions of faith, Christian practices, and prayer if that’s something you want. Regardless of the level of integration you desire, we have a deep compassion for all of our clients and view you as valuable regardless of your past. We believe people are made to be in relationships and we strive to form the therapy relationship to feel safe and healing.
My Story I recently left an abusive marriage. Yes, he physically assaulted me numerous times, but it was the emotional and psychological abuse that he inflicted
*Please address any mail to the Newport Office
303 21st St., Suite 232
Newport, MN 55055
BROOKLYN PARK OFFICE
6268 Boone Ave.
Brooklyn Park, MN 55428
RIVER HEIGHTS OFFICE
6070 Cahill Avenue,
*Inside River Heights Vineyard Church
Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076
102 5th Ave. NW
Newport, MN 55046