Background

Richard Rodgers Image 2I earned my doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology from Boston University in 1982 from an APA-credited program.

After receiving my Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology, I worked at Oceana County Mental Health Center for 4 years. I worked for HealthPartners, Inc. (Group Health Plan) for 25 years prior to opening my private practice 5 years ago.

I work with adults (ages 18 and older) in individual and couples therapy. I have experience in crisis/disaster mental health services through my volunteering with the Red Cross Stress Team in Minneapolis for 5 years. I have also volunteered doing group therapy at the Center for Grief & Loss in St. Paul.

Membership in the following professional organizations:

  • American Psychological Association
  • Minnesota Psychological Association
  • American Academy of Clinical Psychology
  • National Register of Health Care Providers in Psychology
  • Diplomate, American Board of Professional Psychology

Theoretical approaches include:

  • Psychodynamic psychotherapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Interpersonal Psychotherapy (IPT)
  • Thought Field Therapy/Emotions Focused Therapy
  • Mindfulness approaches to therapy
  • Humanistic therapy
  • Behavioral therapy

Inside Office Image