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JoEllyn Steele, LMFT

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JoEllyn Steele, MA-LMFT graduated from Argosy University with her Master’s degree in Marriage in Family therapy in 2013. She’s been working in the field of mental health for over 20 years in a multitude of settings, giving her a comprehensive view of how the system works.  Her professional interests include working with teens through adults, using a variety of modalities. She believes a strong, trusting relationship is the most important part of any therapy, and works hard to assure this is accomplished with all of her clients. She has completed both levels of training in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) for working with individuals who have experienced trauma. In 2016 she earned a Permanency and Adoption Competency Certificate from the University of Minnesota. In her free time, you will find her outside hiking, camping, running or going on general adventures with her family and friends. 

JoEllyn Steele, LMFT (Private Practice)

Duluth & Surrounding Area,

Phone: 218-341-4433


Practice Location:
Treatment Modalities:
Adult Attachment Inventory
Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT)
Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
Equine Assisted Therapy (EAGALA)
Eye Movement Desensitization-Reprocessing (EMDR)
Sand Tray or Sand Play
Areas of Practice:
Adoption Identity (i.e., self-worth, self-esteem)
Attention Deficit / Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
Domestic Violence
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASDs)
Grief and Loss Related to Adoption
High Conflict Families
Mood Disorder
Oppositional Defiant Disorder (ODD)
Personality Disorders
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Sexual Abuse (Victim)
Substance Use Disorder
Suicidal Concerns
Systems of Care Navigation
Client Demographics:
Adult (Ad. Parent - Individual)
Adult (Adoptee)
Couples Work
Family Work
Teen (13-18)
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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