Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Joi Simpson
MA, LMFT

Joi Simpson <br> MA, LMFT<br>

About

Joi has a passion to assist her clients to find healing, a renewed sense of purpose and to develop their best-self.  In working with her clients, she utilizes a strength-based approach with the ultimate purpose of promoting healing and restoring hope.  Through outpatient care she specializes in skill building, developing alternative perspectives and creating value-oriented goals.  She both enjoys and is well-experienced in working with teens, adults, couples and families.

Education

Joi earned her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Northwestern-St. Paul with a double emphasis in Marriage and Family and Criminal Justice in 2003.  She earned her Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy from Argosy University in Eagan, Minnesota in 2006.  Joi has been a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist since 2010. In addition to other educational opportunities, she is trained and certified under the Adaptive Internal Relational Network (AIR) model with Applied EMDR Therapy Protocol focused on complex trauma. She is also an EMDRIA trained EMDR therapist.

Special Areas of Interest Include:

  • Adoption
  • Anxiety
  • Anger
  • Communication
  • Complex Trauma
  • Cultural Disparity
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Faith-based
  • Grief/Loss
  • Parenting
  • PTSD
  • Relational Issues
  • Self Esteem

Licensure, Certifications, Affiliations &
Evidence Based Specialties

  • MN Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist #2243
  • Certified Adaptive Internal Relational (AIR) Network Model Therapist
  • Professional Member; American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy
  • MN Board Approved LMFT Supervisor
  • MN BBHT Approved LPC/LPCC Supervisor
  • EMDR Therapy, Level 1 trained

 Accepted Insurance:

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • HealthPartners
  • Optum/Medica
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • Preferred One
  • UCare

 

We recommend you call your insurance company to ensure accurate information about your coverage.
Private pay is available for those not utilizing insurance.  A sliding fee scale may be an option with some of our providers.
We are unable to bill Medicare, even in collaboration with another insurance plan.

CONTACT INFO


651-242-9608 ext. 2060

 

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Carolyn Twist <br> MA, LMFT<br>
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Carolyn Twist
MA, LMFT

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Debbi Topel <br>MA, LMFT<br>
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Debbi Topel
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Tracy Kaye Swanson <br> MA, LPCC<br>
Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor

Tracy Kaye Swanson
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Marleen Meyer <br> MSSW, LICSW, MBA<br>
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Marleen Meyer
MSSW, LICSW, MBA

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Kathryn N Hall <br> PsyD, LP<br>
Clinical Psychologist

Kathryn N Hall
PsyD, LP

She has over 20 years of clinical experience and has been licensed as a Psychologist since 1997.
Chelsea Carlson <br>MSW, LMSW, LICSW<br>
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Chelsea Carlson
MSW, LMSW, LICSW

Chelsea has served individuals in every age group, as well as families and groups.
Joi Simpson <br> MA, LMFT<br>
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist

Joi Simpson
MA, LMFT

Joi has a passion to assist her clients to find healing, a renewed sense of purpose and to develop their best-self.