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Jimmie L Heags, Jr., MA, LSC, LPCC, LADC ACS

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Jimmie has over 20 years of experience in the field of counseling and education. He is a graduate of Metropolitan State University where he earned a BA in Individualized Studies. He earned an MA from Adler Graduate School and holds 3 licenses in school, clinical and alcohol and drug counseling. He has a certificate in Trauma Informed Practice from the University of Minnesota and a Co-Occurring Disorders certificate from Adler Graduate School. Additionally, Jimmie is an LPC & LPCC board approved clinical supervisor by the Minnesota Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy.

Jimmie is a trainer and consultant in Restorative Practices, Crisis Prevention and Intervention (CPI) as well as other Social Emotional Learning (SEL) approaches such as the Nurtured Heart Approach. Prior to his work as an associate therapist, he served as an Adjunct Instructor for Adler Graduate School in their School Counseling Program. Currently, Jimmie is working to incorporate Bruce Perry’s Neurosequential Model and the generational trauma work of Resmaa Menakem, LICSW and author of My Grandmother’s Hands, to better inform his practice when working with clients presenting with trauma.

Jimmie’s clinical work has been with mostly black indigenous people of color (BIPOC). He approaches his work with genuine curiosity, and feels honored to be trusted with client’s sacred thoughts, feelings and experiences. Jimmie believes in the Adlerian principle that a primary source of struggles in life is caused by taking too many precautions. This is why he enjoys helping clients find the power to face their fears by embracing the courage to be imperfect.

Coal Chute Counseling and Consulting

Phone: (612) 520-1840


Practice Location:
Treatment Modalities:
Adlerian Play Therapy
Attachment Bio-Behavioral Catch-Up (ABC)
Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT)
Crisis Intervention Training
Rule 25 Assessment
Trauma Focused – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF CBT)
Areas of Practice:
Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Autism Spectrum Disorder
Childhood Depression
Early Traumatic Experiences
Educational Consulting (IEP/504 Assistance)
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs)
Foster Care
Kinship Families
Mood Disorder
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
Parent Coaching
Reactive Attachment Disorder (RAD)
Substance Use Disorder
Suicidal Concerns
Transracial/Transcultural Families
Client Demographics:
Adult (Ad. Parent - Individual)
Adult (Adoptee)
Birth/First Parent/Family Work
Couples Work
Family Work
Parent Coaching
Teen (13-18)
Young Adult (19-25)


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