Directory: Professionals working with Gifted


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MCGT does not control, monitor or guarantee the services or qualifications of professionals posted on the MCGT list of professionals, and does not endorse any views expressed or products or services offered by the professionals on this list. In no event shall MCGT be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused, or alleged to be caused, by or in connection with the use of, or reliance on, content, goods, or services provided by individuals on the list of professionals.

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Melissa Malen, Ph.D.
1595 Selby Avenue, #209, St. Paul, MN and remotely by phone or videoconference and optional local library
Academic Coaching
651-442-6082
Pam McDonald, M.A./SENG certified
Lakeville
Educational Consultant, Assessments, Advocacy
952-452-5530 (please leave a message)
Stuart Dansinger M.A., Ed.S. LP
10520 Wayzata Blvd., Suite 100, Minnetonka, MN and remotely by phone or videoconferencing
55305
Assessment, Counseling, Academic Coaching, Advocacy, Executive Function Skills, School Consultations & Planning, and Vocational Interests
612-385-6279
Terry Friedrichs, Ph.D., Ed.D.
750 S. Plaza Dr
Suite 203
Mendota Heights, MN
55120
Assessment, Academic Tutoring, College Consulting, Mentoring, Advocacy; Owner/Director Friedrichs Education
651-454-0112
Julie Light, Ed.D
Resides in Minnetonka; Available to drive 30 minutes to accommodate families’ needs. Meets in homes, libraries, coffee shops.
Academic Achievement Coach; Tutor; Family and School Consultant
952-938-4216
Tina Van Erp, M.Ed.
1245 Gun Club Rd
White Bear Lake, MN
55110
Gifted Learner Coach and Learning Specialist, The River® Coach
612-644-4887
Teresa Argo Boatman Ph.D., LP
Plymouth, Mn
Assessment, Therapy, Educational Planning
763-234-4974
Andrea Johnson Psy.D. LP
Edina, MN
Therapy, Consultation
Andrea Johnson Psy.D. LP
952.922.3010
Ann Mathews-Lingen MSW, LGSW
Metro wide, in-home appts
Independent Testing Specialist, PIAT-R or WJ-III Tests of Achievement
651-503-9262
Anne Tyler M.S., LMFT
3300 Edinborough Way, Ste 600
Edina MN
55435
Therapy, Executive Function Skills; Owner, Tyler Institute
Anne Tyler, MS, LMFT
612-314-3172
Cori Paulet
Writing Coach and Educational Consultant
612-986-8119
Ellie Covin Psy.D., L.P
Plymouth, MN
Cognitive, neuropsychological, and social-emotional evaluations, School consultation
763-559-7050
Heather Boorman, MSW, LCSW
Western Wisconsin - Baldwin & New Richmond
Psychotherapy, Mindfulness, Stress Reduction
715-977-2441
Jim Anderson MS, LP
Bloomington or Burnsville
Assessment, Consultations, Play Therapy, Educational Planning
612-226-8324
Jolene Gleason
Golden Valley
Math Tutor
763-591-9306
Jonathan Boorman, LMFT
Western Wisconsin - New Richmond
Psychotherapy, EMDR
715-977-2441
Julia Clowney MSW, LICSW
St. Paul, MN
Therapy for young adults and adults
651-797-4359
Katie Robinson, LPC, LPCC
Western Wisconsin - Baldwin & New Richmond
Psychotherapy, EMDR, Art Therapy
715-977-2441
Karen Rogers Ph.D.
Minneapolis, MN
Educational assessment & planning, School consultations
651-962-4386
Karl Bunday
Minnetonka, MN
Tutoring, Advising
(952) 238-8494
Lori Migdal Ph.D., LP
519 Eagle Point Blvd, Suite 150
Lake Elmo, MN
55042
Assessment, Educational Planning, Therapy
651-395-9442
Martha Palm
By Turtle Bread in Linden Hills, Minneapolis, MN
Tutor
612-802-2741 (texting or email works best)
Mary Wandrei Ph.D., LP
Shoreview, Mn
Assessments, Therapy, Educational Planning
651) 755-7875
Megan Bearce LMFT
Maple Grove, Wayzata, and Edina
Therapy, Support for Gifted Women of all ages
Megan Bearce
612-356-4789
Michelle Frauenshuh M.A.
Lakeville,MN
Individual and family Counseling
952-898-1133
Ray Boyd M.S.E., LP
Groves Academy, St. Louis Park, MN
Assessment for ADD, Speech/Language, Social Emotional Development, Vocational Interests
952-920-6377
Robin McLeod Ph.D., L.P.
Woodbury, MN
Counseling, Personality and Autism Spectrum Testing above age 12
651-739-7539 ext. 223
Sandy Sondell Psy.D., L.P
Plymouth, Rogers, Brooklyn Park, Maple Grove, MN
Therapy, Neuropsychological Assessment
763-559-7050
Wendi M. Schirvar PhD, NCSP
6 West 5th Street, Suite 630
St. Paul MN
55102
Support for Academic and Social-Emotional Development, Educational Consultant, Provides Workshops & Trainings
612-470-8166