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Refugee clients who have a serious and persistent mental health problem that interferes with their ability to function and work may qualify for social security. An evaluation by a psychologist is required before applying for benefits. Below psychologists who are qualified to evaluate and write reports for Social Security applications:

Dr. Lodhi Khan, PhD, LP

Dr. Mohammed Lodhi Khan works at CUHCC clinic, 2001 Bloomington Ave. S., Minneapolis MN 55404. 612-638-0700 is CUHCC’s general line to make appointments. Currently, Dr. Khan is only accepting internal referrals of patients who are receiving services at CUHCC. CUHCC … Continue reading

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Todd Sigler, PsyD, NCC

Todd M. Sigler, PsyD, NCC | Licensed Psychologist |Private practice at Outreach Counseling & Consulting Services, Inc. 4105 Lexington Ave No Suite 190 | Arden Hills, MN 55126 Tel. 651 481-0664 | Fax 651 481-3907 | todds@outreachcounseling.com | www.outreachcounseling.com Dr. … Continue reading

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Dr. Macarena Corral, PsyD, LP

Dr. Corral works at Headway Emotional Health Services, 6425 Nicollet Ave. S., Richfield. Contracted provider for all insurances. Able to conduct psychological testing for refugees, and able to give therapeutic services in Spanish. For other languages, interpreters are provided by … Continue reading

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Abdulahi Mohamed, MSW, LICSW

Psychotherapist in a private practice at Metro Behavioral Health. 2525 E. Franklin Ave. Suite 200W, Minneapolis MN 55406. 612-767-7770. abdul9005@yahoo.com He obtained his  MSW from the University of MN in 2005.   He has extensive social services experience and  has worked … Continue reading

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Laura Melnick

Laura Melnick  is an attorney at Southern MN Regional Legal Services with much experience in the SSI appeals process. SMRLS offers free legal assistance for low-income people on cases regarding of problems with government programs, among other types of cases. More … Continue reading

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Outreach Counseling and Consulting Services

Outreach Counseling and Consulting Services, Inc 4105 Lexington Ave. N. Suite 230, Arden Hills, MN 55126 Contact: 651-481-0664 Description of Services: OCCS consists of experienced licensed psychologists, clinical social workers and marriage and family therapists. They offer services to adults, … Continue reading

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Social Security Advocacy

Goodwill/Easter Seals Minnesota 553 Fairview Ave. N. St  Paul, MN 55104 Phone: 651-379-5800 Fax: 651-379-5803 Assistance with obtaining SSI.

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