Alexis Greeves is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and a Registered Play Therapist and Supervisor. She is an Adjunct Professor at Gallaudet University’s Counseling Department and Bethel University’s Counseling Psychology Department, teaching play therapy. She has graduated from the Permanency and Adoption Competency Certificate (PACC) program through the Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare at the University of Minnesota.
Alexis is certified in American Sign Language and has been working in the field of deafness since 1995. She graduated from Gallaudet University with an MA in 1999.
Alexis was born in Australia and grew up in Southeast Asia and the US. She enjoys reading, swimming and shopping at Trader Joe’s. She lives in South Minneapolis with her husband, David and two young daughters.
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT)
American Sign Language (ASL) - fluent
Adoption Identity (i.e., self-worth, self-esteem)
Early Traumatic Experiences
Grief and Loss Related to Adoption
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Sexual Abuse (Victim)
Elementary Age (7-12)
Young Child (3-6)
The use of the information on this site is strictly up to the discretion of the user. MN ADOPT is not responsible for the contents of any outside sites through any external links provided; nor are the links an endorsement of the external site as to quality, accuracy or completeness.
If your family is facing financial barriers to receiving care from an adoption-competent therapist in Minnesota, please reach out to our HELP Program: https://fosteradoptmn.org/help_program_overview/
Parents should carefully choose a therapist based on the individual needs of their family. For more information, please see the following: https://www.childwelfare.gov/pubs/f-therapist/