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Elliott Odendahl, MSW, LICSW

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Elliott is a licensed independent clinical social worker (LICSW). She holds a Master’s degree from Augsburg College and Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. She has over a decade of experience working with children, youth, and families experiencing behavioral and mental health issues, disruptions in attachment and family relationships, as well as the unique needs facing individuals diagnosed with special needs. Elliott recently completed the Permanency and Adoption Competency Certification (PACC) training to become an adoption-competent therapist. Elliott is passionate about working with and supporting adoptees, birth parents, adoptive parents and anyone from the adoption kinship network. Elliott enjoys assisting clients in telling their own stories as a means to activate personal power, agency, and identity.

Sankalpa Therapy and Wellness Center
5221 Viking Drive, Suite 300
Bloomington, MN 55420
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Sankalpa Therapy and Wellness Center
5221 Viking Drive, Suite 300
Bloomington, MN 55420

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Practice Location:
Insurance Taken:
Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Medical Assistance
Preferred One
United Healthcare
Treatment Modalities:
Adult Attachment Inventory
Circle of Security
Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT)
Custodial Evaluation
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Equine Assisted Therapy (EAGALA)
Internal Family Systems (IFS)
Neurological Reorganization (NR)
Neuropsychological Testing
Parental Assessment
Psychological Testing
Rule 25 Assessment
Trauma Resiliency Model (TRM)
Areas of Practice:
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Early Traumatic Experiences
High Conflict Families
Intellectual Disabilities
Parent Coaching
Transracial/Transcultural Families
Client Demographics:
Adult (Ad. Parent - Individual)
Adult (Adoptee)
Birth/First Parent/Family Work
Couples Work
Parent Coaching
Young Adult (19-25)
PACC Graduate
Graduate of Permanency & Adoption Competency Certificate Program (PACC) through UMN’s Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare - More Info


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