Anna Clavin, MA, LMFT, IECMH-E
Anna provides clinical services to clients ages birth through adult, with a wide range of mental health needs. She works with children, parents and families to develop strengths through a family systems perspective.
She has training in trauma, attachment, and experience in providing early childhood mental health services (ages 0-5). Anna has had training in the DC: 0-3, Circle of Security, Sand Tray Therapy, and utilizes client-directed play therapy techniques in her work with children. These models are beneficial for working with children and families who are struggling with attachment issues, as well as difficulties in foster care and adoption placements.
Anna earned a Master of Arts in Forensic Psychology from Argosy University. She also obtained a Master’s Certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy from St. Cloud State University. Anna is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Minnesota.
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Circle of Security
Eye Movement Desensitization-Reprocessing (EMDR)
Trauma-informed Child Parent Psychotherapy (TI-CPP)
Adoption Identity (i.e., self-worth, self-esteem)
Divorce / Co Parenting
Early Traumatic Experiences
Grief and Loss Related to Adoption
High Conflict Families
Juvenile Justice Involvement
Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD)
Sex Trafficking Victim
Sexual Abuse (Perpetrator)
Sexual Abuse (Victim)
Systems of Care Navigation
Adult (Ad. Parent - Individual)
Birth/First Parent/Family Work
Elementary Age (7-12)
Young Child (3-6)
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