Directory: Professionals working with Gifted

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Melissa Malen, Ph.D.
Address: 1595 Selby Avenue, #209, St. Paul, MN and remotely by phone or videoconference and optional local library
Title: Academic Coaching
Phone: 651-442-6082
Pam McDonald, M.A./SENG certified
Address: Lakeville
Title: Educational Consultant, Assessments, Advocacy
Phone: 952-452-5530 (please leave a message)
Stuart Dansinger M.A., Ed.S. LP
Address: 10520 Wayzata Blvd., Suite 100, Minnetonka, MN and remotely by phone or videoconferencing
Title: Assessment, Counseling, Academic Coaching, Advocacy, Executive Function Skills, School Consultations & Planning, and Vocational Interests
Phone: 612-385-6279
Andrea Johnson Psy.D. LP
Address: 205 Edina Executive Plaza
5200 Willson Road
Edina, MN
Title: Psychologist
Psychology Today Listing: Andrea Johnson Psy.D. LP
Phone: 952.922.3010
Danika Maddocks, PhD
Address: Currently remote via telehealth; in-person therapy services will be at 2908 Humboldt Ave S, Minneapolis, MN
Title: Psychologist
Phone: 612-712-3309
Elizabeth Adams, PhD, LP, ABPP-CN
Address: 370 Selby Avenue
Suite 312
St. Paul, MN
Title: Neuropsychologist
Psychology Today Listing: Elizabeth Adams
Phone: 651-964-2020
Julie Light, Ed.D
Address: Resides in Minnetonka; Available to drive 30 minutes to accommodate families’ needs. Meets in homes, libraries, coffee shops.
Title: Academic Achievement Coach; Tutor; Family and School Consultant
Phone: 952-938-4216
Mary Wandrei Ph.D., LP
Address: Shoreview, Mn
Title: Assessments, Therapy, Educational Planning
Phone: 651) 755-7875
Tina Van Erp, M.Ed.
Address: 1245 Gun Club Rd
White Bear Lake, MN
Title: Gifted Learner Coach and Learning Specialist, The River® Coach
Phone: 612-644-4887
Teresa Argo Boatman Ph.D., LP
Address: Plymouth, Mn
Title: Assessment, Therapy, Educational Planning
Phone: 763-234-4974
Ann Mathews-Lingen MSW, LGSW
Address: Metro wide, in-home appts
Title: Independent Testing Specialist, PIAT-R or WJ-III Tests of Achievement
Phone: 651-503-9262
Anne Tyler M.S., LMFT
Address: 3300 Edinborough Way, Ste 600
Edina MN
Title: Therapy, Executive Function Skills; Owner, Tyler Institute
Psychology Today Listing: Anne Tyler, MS, LMFT
Phone: 612-314-3172
Cori Paulet
Title: Writing Coach and Educational Consultant
Phone: 612-986-8119
Deborah Katz  Ed.D
Title: Academic Coaching for Gifted Adolescents and College Students
Phone: 612-308-9710
Ellie Covin Psy.D., L.P
Address: Plymouth, MN
Title: Cognitive, neuropsychological, and social-emotional evaluations, School consultation
Phone: 763-559-7050
Heather Boorman, MSW, LCSW
Address: Western Wisconsin - Baldwin & New Richmond
Title: Psychotherapy, Mindfulness, Stress Reduction
Phone: 715-977-2441
Jim Anderson MS, LP
Address: Bloomington or Burnsville
Title: Assessment, Consultations, Play Therapy, Educational Planning
Phone: 612-226-8324
Jolene Gleason
Address: Golden Valley
Title: Math Tutor
Phone: 763-591-9306
Jonathan Boorman, LMFT
Address: Western Wisconsin - New Richmond
Title: Psychotherapy, EMDR
Phone: 715-977-2441
Julia Clowney MSW, LICSW
Address: St. Paul, MN
Title: Therapy for young adults and adults
Phone: 651-797-4359
Katie Robinson, LPC, LPCC
Address: Western Wisconsin - Baldwin & New Richmond
Title: Psychotherapy, EMDR, Art Therapy
Phone: 715-977-2441
Karen Rogers Ph.D.
Address: Minneapolis, MN
Title: Educational assessment & planning, School consultations
Phone: 651-962-4386
Karl Bunday
Address: Minnetonka, MN
Title: Independent Educational Consultant
Phone: (952) 238-8494
Kellie Cripe
Address: Chanhassen
Title: ACT/PSAT and Study Skills Tutor
Lori Migdal Ph.D., LP
Address: 519 Eagle Point Blvd, Suite 150
Lake Elmo, MN
Title: Assessment, Educational Planning, Therapy
Phone: 651-395-9442
Martha Palm
Address: By Turtle Bread in Linden Hills, Minneapolis, MN
Title: Tutor
Phone: 612-802-2741 (texting or email works best)
Megan Bearce LMFT
Address: Maple Grove, Wayzata, and Edina
Title: Therapy, Support for Gifted Women of all ages
Website: Megan Bearce
Phone: 612-356-4789
Michelle Frauenshuh M.A.
Address: Lakeville,MN
Title: Individual and family Counseling
Phone: 952-898-1133
Ray Boyd M.S.E., LP
Address: Groves Academy, St. Louis Park, MN
Title: Assessment for ADD, Speech/Language, Social Emotional Development, Vocational Interests
Phone: 952-920-6377
Robin McLeod Ph.D., L.P.
Address: Woodbury, MN
Title: Counseling, Personality and Autism Spectrum Testing above age 12
Phone: 651-739-7539 ext. 223
Sandy Sondell Psy.D., L.P
Address: Plymouth, Rogers, Brooklyn Park, Maple Grove, MN
Title: Therapy, Neuropsychological Assessment
Phone: 763-559-7050
Terry Friedrichs, Ph.D., Ed.D.
Address: 750 S. Plaza Dr
Suite 203
Mendota Heights, MN
Title: Assessment, Academic Tutoring, College Consulting, Mentoring, Advocacy; Owner/Director Friedrichs Education
Phone: 651-454-0112