Providing Adult & Adolescent Therapeutic Services
Treatment specialization includes:
Certified EMDR Therapy
Holistic Healing Integration
Addiction & Recovery
We work with a wide range of behavioral and emotional issues providing therapeutic services that span from treating depression and anxiety to trauma-focused counseling and beyond. In a supportive and comfortable atmosphere, we offer a personalized approach to attain the growth you’re striving for.
Monday – Thursday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Psychiatric care specializing in the areas of: Depression, Anxiety, and Spectrum disorders. Call the Grand Forks office to schedule appointments in Bemidji.
Headquartered in Grand Forks, ND:
1451 44th Ave S., Unit A, Grand Forks, ND 58201
Youth Mobile Crisis Line: 1-800-422-0045
School-Based Mental Health in Bagley and Clearbrook/Gonvick Schools: Provided by Stellher Human Services. Contact the schools for information:
Bagley Elementary: 218-694-6528
Bagley Jr./Sr. High School: 218-694-3120
Clearwaters Life Center: 218-776-2789
Sanford Clinic, Bagley, MN (1 Psychologist and 1 Psychiatrist) 218-694-2384
Family Safety Network (FSN) is a non-profit, tax exempt organization dedicated to providing confidential advocacy, support, and referral services to domestic violence victims and their children. FSN has been actively working with victims/survivors of domestic violence since 1993, when a group of concerned citizens saw a need for this type of service. We believe that direct advocacy and education is an important key in breaking the cycle of violence.
FSN is located in Walker, MN. Our geographic location enables us to provide services to all victims throughout Cass County, as well as a portion of the Leech Lake Indian Reservation, with close proximity to the court house.
Our Mission is “To help keep families safe.”
We believe in the importance of family and are committed to the elimination of all forms of violence, that violence is an expression of power and control which ultimately leads to the complete deterioration of family, and that NO one deserves to be hit or threatened.
Our services include:
-Confidential personal and legal advocacy
-Help in filing court documents such as Orders for Protection and Harrassment Restraining Orders
-Accompaniment to court hearings and other appointments
-Women’s weekly support groups
-24 Hour Crisis Line 800-324-8151
-Public presentations for community education
-Information and referral services
GroupWorks Wellness and Recovery Services in Park Rapids is an integrative mental health and wellness facility with a deliberate focus on traditional, integrative and complimentary alternative medicine (CAM) therapies. We offer the most experienced group therapy staff in the area. Our seasoned clinicians provide comprehensive care with a core value of collaborating with other helping professionals to achieve the best possible outcomes for you and your loved ones. Whether you are seeking traditional therapies or are wanting to see what CAM therapies can do to enhance your current therapy experience, our seasoned psychotherapists/mental health professional staff is committed to your personal and interpersonal growth and development.
GroupWorks has offers a discounted/sliding fee schedule to patients who qualify.
GroupWorks serves all patients regardless of race, color, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, religion, age, sexual orientation, veteran or military status or ability to pay.
GroupWorks accepts Medicare, Medicaid, and Children’s Health Insurance Program.
Tamara offers counseling and life coaching services
When experiencing difficulties, it’s important to remember you are not alone. Others have triumphed over life’s challenges and YOU CAN TOO! Counseling can help. Tamara can be your partner in healing.
- Develop coping skills
- Identify needed behavior changes
- Apply cognitive restructuring
- Pinpoint life events contributing to depression
- Identify life events that contribute to anxiety
- Practice relaxation techniques
- Determine needed behavior changes
- Change self-talk and/or explore cognitive restructuring
- Work on progressive desensitization
- Recognize eating patterns
- Identify thoughts and feelings related to disordered eating
- Modify thoughts/beliefs that support unhealthy behavior
- Implement healthy alternatives to meet needs previously met by disordered eating
- Understand each other’s point of view
- Communicate clearly
- Identify common ground
- Build on common ground
John Eric Graham MA, MS, LP, LMFT, LADC
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist
Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor
Member of Minnesota Psychological Association
Four West Building, 403 4th St. NW MN 56601
Telephone: (218) 586-4057
206 Eighth Ave. SE MN 56623
Telephone: (218) 634-2642
Treatment for Depression and Anxiety: Offering Individual, Couple and Family Therapy: Developing Stress Management and Relaxation Skills: Providing Psychological Testing for Adults and Adolescents: Conducting Rule 25 & Chemical Dependency Assessments: Providing Psychological Counseling for Adults and Adolescents: Encouraging Use of Spiritual Resources in Problem Solving: Providing Practical help in Parenting Skills: Conducting State Approved Gambling Assessments (Rule 82): Offering EMDR Therapy
Sanford Health Woods Edge
1000 Anne St NW, Bemidji, MN 56601
Offering a great lifestyle and community, spacious maintenance-free apartments and team members providing personalized services. On-site health care, assistance as needed, enriching activities and many opportunities for new personalized services. On-site health care, assistance as needed, enriching activities and many opportunities for new friendships. From independent to assisted, skilled nursing or memory care, WoodsEdge caters to all levels of need.
Sanford Health Neilson Place
1000 Anne St NW, Bemidji, MN 56601
Neilson Place provides three Long Term Care Neighborhoods and one Sub-acute Rehabilitation Neighborhood. Each Neighborhood provides resident-centered care, paying special attention to the nurturing of the human spirit while meeting medical and physical needs of each resident. Care Plans are individualized to the resident and focus on assisting each resident to reach his/her highest practicable level of independence. Neilson Place provides: 24-hour skilled nursing care and a sub-acute rehabilitation unit, Skilled nursing care, Therapy – physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, Pain management, Dining services, Recreational support and recreational therapy, IV therapy, Wound care, Hospice care and respite care, licensed nursing, registered dietician, and social worker Chaplaincy.
Sanford Health Trillium
930 Anne St NW, Bemidji, MN 56601
Offering a comfortable, private alternative to traditional options for those affected by a memory illness. Designed to feel more like home, Trillium provides more extensive care in addition to a totally secured environment with controlled access, allowing residents to live as independently as possible. Trillium focuses on the residents’ needs to they can focus on what they enjoy the most. WE offer a diverse mix of affordable personal services and health care options.
Sanford Health WindSong
1010 Anne St NW, Bemidji, MN 56601
WindSong, senior catered living apartments fulfill residents’ needs for independence, privacy and social engagement. Catered living offers many options to address a wide range of needs. These options include innovative technology, 24-hour emergency response system and many amenities, including a beauty/barber shop, library, and theatre. Tenants enjoy chef-prepared dining, housekeeping, activities and much more. The catered living option offers several levels of care in one setting, including independent senior apartments, a la carte assistance as needs increase, and close by round-the-clock nursing care and memory care for those requiring a high level of support.
Sanford Health Baker Park
803 Dewey Ave N., Bemidji, MN 56601
HUD subsidized housing for low income persons 62 and older. Tenants generally pay 30% of their income toward rent.
Sanford Bemidji Senior Behavioral Health Unit
800 Bemidji, Ave, Bemidji, MN 56601
Under the direction of a psychiatrist, a specialized team of health professionals at the SBHU provide in-depth psychiatric care. Common problems for seniors can include: Inability to take care of day-to-day needs, Increase in memory difficulty, Hearing or seeing things that are not present, Loss of interest in pleasurable activities, Recurrent thoughts of death or suicide, Excessive feelings of worthlessness, hopelessness or guilt, Significant change of appetite, sleep patterns or energy, Assaultive or combative behaviors. Any person who is experiencing these symptoms should have a comprehensive assessment to determine the case of the problem. SBHU offers free initial p hone consultation. Referrals are accepted from physicians, hospitals, residential facilities, clergy, local agencies, human resource organizations, the community, and family. Self referrals are also welcome. All admissions are on a voluntary basis.
A faith based, residential chemical dependency treatment program. The purpose of the program is to provide the means for clients to become productive, sober members of society. Further it is our purpose to benefit society by identifying, developing and supporting each client’s innate talents and abilities. The target population for Restore House are men who have completed a Rule 25 and are recommended for high (30 hours per week) or medium (15 hours per week) intensity residential chemical dependency treatment.
Operated by non-profit, Canvas Health, Crisis Text Line allows users to communicate with trained counselors via confidential text messaging. Counselors help people of all ages and walks of life get to an emotionally and physically safe place and then direct them to community resources that can provide longer-term support. They serve many counties and all Tribal Nations located in Minnesota. Text “MN” to 741741.
Kindred Family Focus provides:
Therapeutic Foster Care: Youth, ages birth through 21, with special needs who can benefit from support in a family setting. Needs specific to each person are assessed and matched to a foster home capable of meeting those special needs through an individualized care plan. Independent living programming is incorporated for youth ages 16+ who are transitioning into adulthood. Services are structured to prevent homelessness by focusing on the psychological, emotional and concrete coping skills needed for self-sufficiency. The program model includes: Trauma-sensitive care, careful selection of foster families, foster family respite, individual assessment, and collaboration with counties for reunification as appropriate, coordination, 24/7 on call services and crisis management, and specialized in-house clinical consultation.
Adoption Services: Kindred Family Focus provides adoption services to youth, age birth to 18 years, who are under the guardianship of the Commissioner. Kindred is part of the Public Private Adoption Initiative (PPAI) which is a program of the Minnesota Department of Human Services. Services include: Child Placement Services, Adoption Home Studies and Updates, Adoption Training and Education, Child-Specific Recruitment Activities, Post-Adoption Services, and Relative Adoption Home Studies.
Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) is an evidence based model for providing comprehensive community-based treatment to person with severe and persistent mental illness. The Headwaters ACT Team is a multidisciplinary group organized as mobile mental health service providers.
ACT is a way of delivering a full range of services to people who have been diagnosed with a serious mental illness.
Elements of ACT:
-With ACT, consumers are hospitalized less often and have more stable housing
-Team members are involved and familiar with all consumers
-The team works one on one with individual clients and families
-Cultural respect and guidance is offered by a Cultural Coordinator
With ACT, consumers get help taking care of their basic needs – taking medications, cooking and many other individual needs. The ACT team helps consumers find housing, apply for food stamps, go back to school, or get a job.
How does ACT work?
A Team Approach: An Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN), RN, licensed mental health professionals, mental health practitioners, an employment specialist, a peer support specialist, a cultural coordinator, and a substance abuse specialist join together on ACT teams to give consumers ongoing, individualized care.
Services Provided Where They are Needed: Consumers receive ACT services in their homes, where they work, and in other settings in the community where problems occur or where support is needed.
Personalized Care: ACT teams work with relatively small numbers of people, those in greatest need of intensive services to live independently in the community.
Time-Unlimited Support: ACT teams give consumers services and support they need for as long as they need them.
Continuous Care: ACT team members work regularly with frequency of services that can range from several contacts a day to once a week or less depending on the need of the client.
Flexible Care: ACT teams fit their schedules around the needs of the consumers.
Comprehensive Care: ACT teams provide an array of services to help meet consumer needs, including case management, nursing, representative payor services, vocational, medication management, alcohol and drug services and skill building.
The Sanford Housing Program recognizes that housing is a basic right, and that following a personal service plan will be easier when housing is established. The program focuses on giving participants the opportunity to learn skills including successfully managing a lease and how to maintain permanent housing.
Our Focus: Choice of housing, separation of housing from services, decent, safe, and affordable housing, housing integration, access to housing, flexible, voluntary, and recovery-focused services.
Possible referrals to: Individual, family or group therapy, supported employment, adult rehabilitative mental health services, peer support services, substance use disorder services, medical services, GED services, case management, and medication management.
Rule 25 assessments, peer counseling, group therapy, coping and survival skills, supportive services, intake, court assistance, treatment placements, advocacy and referral services, HIV/AIDS education, aftercare services. Eligibility Requirements: 16 & UP, Court and self referrals.
Satellite Office: Ponemah Outpatient
PO Box 114 Red Lake, MN 56671
Eagle Vista Ranch offers Equine Assisted Psychotherapy(EAP) and Equine Assisted Learning(EAL) to individuals, families, and groups. Liz Letson, MS, LPC, is a mental health professional, EAGALA Certified Equine Specialist and owner of Eagle Vista Ranch. Liz and another EAP/EAL professional team up to provide equine learning and psychotherapy to youth and adults who are seeking help with various mental health and life transition issues. Contact Liz for details.