Category Archives: Youth and Children

Progressive Individual Resources, Inc.

Progressive Individual Resources, Inc. 992 South Robert Street, Suite 400 West St. Paul, Minnesota 55118 Contact: 651-222-6567 Description of Services: “Our mission is to provide comprehensive culturally competent behavioral health services of support that meet the needs of the individual clients … Continue reading

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Family Community Partnership-Ramsey County

The Family & Community Partnership (FCP)  is a program for low income families who are at risk for child abuse/neglect. This might include refugee families where there is family violence, alcohol/drug abuse, or families so overwhelmed that case workers are … Continue reading

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Ramsey County Child Crisis Intervention Team

CALL 651-774-7000 This is a great resource when a refugee family is having a crisis with one of their children and does not know how to access services. With a few days notice (in order to get an interpreter) team … Continue reading

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Ellen Snoxell

Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare–Phalen Clinic, St. Paul;  651-290-8707 to make a referral. Can provide psychological testing for refugee children. Dr. Snoxell has completed some of the Refugee Mental Health training course.

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Ahmed Yusef, LICSW

Ahmed Yusef, LICSW Metro Behavioral Health 2525 Franklin Ave. E. Suite 200W,  Minneapolis, MN 55406                                                   … Continue reading

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Student Clubs and Organizations

Minneapolis Community and Technical College 1501 Hennepin Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55403 The Asian Student Association meets weekly. Contact: Ninh Phan 612-659-6745 International Student Association helps new incoming students get oriented to MN and the U.S.Contact: Kevin Kujawa, 612-659-6705 Muslim … Continue reading

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Saint Paul Public Schools: Early Childhood Special Education

Saint Paul Public Schools: Early Childhood Special Education Evaluation Team 1780 W. 7th Street Rm. 2401. Saint Paul, MN 55116. 651-744-8094 (Saint Paul), 612-348-TOTS (Minneapolis) A free service that is part of the school system, Special Education Evaluation accepts referrals … Continue reading

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Help Me Grow

Help Me Grow Ramsey County is the “central intake” office for children age birth-5 when there is a concern regarding their development. The early intervention evaluation team assesses children as necessary to determine eligibility for early intervention services. 1-866-693-GROW (4769) … Continue reading

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Associated Clinic of Psychology (ACP)

Associated Clinic of Psychology (ACP) Five locations: in Apple Valley, Brooklyn Center, Minneapolis, St. Paul, and West St. Paul. See website for directions: http://www.acp-mn.com/locations.php Contact: (612) 925-6033 Somali Family and Youth Services is an arm of ACP now. They provide … Continue reading

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Health Commons at Dar Ul Quba

The Health Commons is drop-in center for residents of the Cedar Riverside area. It provides health-related education, links people to existing resources, and provides basic supplies for people who can’t afford them (all services are free!). The space is welcoming … Continue reading

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Somali Family and Youth Services

Somali Family and Youth Services Now located in Bloomington and a part of Associated Clinic of Psychology. Serves the entire Metro Area. Mental health services for youth and families Adult Rehabilitative Mental Health Services: Must be Medical Assistance eligible and … Continue reading

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Face To Face

Face to Face Health and Counseling offers outpatient and in-home counseling for youth. Outpatient services are offered to those up to age 23. In-home counseling for youth, ages 11-17, and their families. Youth must qualify for these intensive in-home services … Continue reading

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Sandra Crossett, PhD

Family Visions 7362 University Ave. N.E. Suite 302 Fridley, MN 55432 Contact: (763) 572-8187 Description of Services: Licensed psychologist who works with adults, teens and children.  Specializes in areas of autism, developmental delay, trauma, depression, anxiety and bereavement for children … Continue reading

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True Thao Counseling Services

True Thao Counseling Services St. Paul Office 796 East 7th Street St. Paul, MN 55106 Cottage Grove Office 6940 Keats Avenue South Cottage Grove, MN 55016 Contact: 651 771 2155 or tthaocs65@yahoo.com Hours: Business hours vary based on need Description … Continue reading

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Natalis Counseling and Psychology Solutions

Natalis Counseling and Psychology Services 2550 University Avenue West, Suite 314N St. Paul, MN 55114 Contact: 651 379 5157 or solutions@natalispsychology.com Description of Services: Individual, couples, family, and group psychological support.  Assessments Contact people: Karen Hositad, offers are therapy,  karengayle7@hotmail.com, … Continue reading

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Galtier Health Center

Galtier Health Center 445 Galtier Avenue St. Paul, MN 55103 Contact: 651 224 1848 Description of Services: “Galtier Health Center is a leading provider of long-term skilled nursing care and short-term rehabilitation solutions. Our 125 bed facility offers a full continuum of … Continue reading

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North Point Health & Wellness Center

North Point Health & Wellness Center 1313 Penn Ave N. Mpls, MN 55411 Monday – Friday, 8am-5pm website Tel. 612-543-2500 (Main) A good personal contact is Walter Perkins at 612-543-2710 Contact: Melissa Schebloom, 612-543-2740 (Behavioral Health New Patient Intake) Can … Continue reading

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Rise

Many locations (see website): https://www.rise.org Description of Services: “Committed to community inclusion, employment, housing, and self-sufficiency for people who have significant disabilities and other barriers, including those who are refugees and immigrants.” “Rise supports people who have disabilities and other … Continue reading

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Allina Mental Health–Fridley

Allina Mental Health 7590 Lyric Lane NE Fridley, MN 55432 Contact: 763 236 3800 Hours: Monday to Friday: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Must be referred by Allina Health Doctor or Clinic. Description of Services: In a confidential office setting, … Continue reading

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Refugee Students and Special Education- BRYCS

Bridging Refugee Youth and Children’s Services (BRYCS) provides national technical assistance to organizations serving refugees so that all newcomer children and youth can reach their potential. Resources from  BRYCS Clearinghouse that relate to English Language Learners in special education and … Continue reading

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Child and Youth Mental Health Information- BRYCS

Bridging Refugee Youth and Children’s Services (BRYCS) provides national technical assistance to organizations serving refugees and immigrants so that all newcomer children and youth can reach their potential. Highlighted Resources – Mental Health http://www.brycs.org/clearinghouse/Highlighted-Resources-Mental-Health.cfm  

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Philips Neighborhood Clinic

Philips Neighborhood Clinic St. Paul’s Lutheran Church 2742 15th Avenue S. Minneapolis, MN 55407 Tel. 612-724-1690 Hours – Monday and Thursday evenings 6-9pm (except holidays) http://www.phillipsneighborhoodclinic.com/ University of Minnesota students health professional students staff this free clinic, and are supervised … Continue reading

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Face to Face Health and Counseling Service

Face to Face Health and Counseling Service                                                       1162 Arcade St,  St. Paul, MN 55106 Tel. 651-772-5555 http://www.face2face.org/ Description: Outpatient therapy for traumatized adolescents (11-23), in-home therapy for adolescents (11-17 only) and families who need more intense services. Also medical clinic, drop-in … Continue reading

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The Family Partnership

The Family Partnership           414 South 8th St. Mpls, MN 55404 6 different locations throughout the Metro area Description of services: Group therapy, youth and family services, family violence prevention and intervention services, crisis counseling, and GLBT specific counseling. Staff speak … Continue reading

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Community University Health Care Clinic

Community University Health Care Center 2001 Bloomington Ave. Mpls, MN 55404 Tel. 612-638-0700 Hours: M-F – 7:15am-5pm http://cuhcc.com Description of services: CUHCC provides medical, dental and mental health care services for you and your family (children, teens, adults, and elders). … Continue reading

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Minnesota Children’s Museum Access Program

MN Children’s Museum 10 West Seventh Street St. Paul, MN 55102 Tel: 651-225-6000 Fax: 651-225-6006 www.mcm.org   Neuroscience has confirmed that the first years in life are essential to future learning. Eighty percent of a child’s brain is developed by … Continue reading

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Natalis

Natalis Counseling and Psychology Solutions 651-379-5157 St. Paul: 2550 University Avenue West Suite 314N St. Paul, MN 55114 Locations also in Shoreview and Eagan www.natalispsychology.com Staff at Natalis have experience working with refugee communities. They provide  individual, couples, family therapy, … Continue reading

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Natalie Levin, M.A., L.P. Psychologist

2915 Wayzata Blvd Minneapolis, MN 55405 952-746-3221 www.natalielevin.com Russian-speaking Specialties: Relationship Issues Depression Anxiety or Fears Child or Adolescent Issues Divorce Loss or Grief Trauma and PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder)

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Wilder Foundation Southeast Asian Services (SAS)

SEAReferralFormAdult Southeast Asian Services (SAS) Adult Mental Health 451 Lexington Parkway North St. Paul, MN 55104 Tel: 651-280-2111 Fax: 651-280-0367 www.wilder.org Both Western and traditional health methods used to help Southeast Asians, including Hmong and Cambodian with mental health issues, and the … Continue reading

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Hmong Cultural Center

375 University Ave. W. St. Paul, MN 651-917-9937 http://www.hmongcc.org/HmongCulturalCenterProgramInfo.html Expert in traditional medicine available for consultation, evaluation and referral to Shaman who uses ceremonies and herbs to treat individuals Dance programs for youth Queej music program for youth Men’s circle … Continue reading

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