Amber Manders, MS, LPCC

The hardest journey, is the journey inwards. It takes a lot of courage and strength to start that journey. Amber’s drive and passion is to help individuals and families work towards their goals. One thing that she strives to do is making sure that when you come into her office you feel safe and comfortable. A belief that she holds and utilizes in her personal and professional self is “Be honest, be true, be awesome, and be yourself.”
As a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor she works with families, adults, and children ages 8 and older. Amber earned a Master of Science in Community Counseling from St. Cloud State University. She has a passion and great deal of experience working with individuals and families that have experienced trauma. Her other specialties are working with anxiety, anger, communication, depression, domestic violence, sexual abuse, military issues, self-esteem, and parenting. Amber’s specialty training is in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing). EMDR helps lesson those disturbing or distressing feelings and replaces or creates more positive thoughts and feelings. She also uses therapeutic approaches from Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma-Informed Therapy (TF-CBT), art therapy, and play therapy.
  • Education

      • Masters of Science in Community Counseling at St. Cloud State University

  • Clinical Experience
  • Specialties & Issues

    • – Child or Adolescent
    • – Parenting
    • – Military Issues
    • – Anger
    • – Communication
    • – Domestic Violence
    • – Depression
    • – Sexual Abuse
    • – Self-Esteem

  • In-Network with

    CARE’s Clinicians are In-Network with a variety of providers:
    • – Blue Cross/Blue Shield
    • – PreferredOne
    • – Health Partners
    • – Medical Assistance
    • – UCare
    • – Cigna
    • – Hennepin Health
    • – Additionally, Out of Network & Out of Pocket options are available.

  • Resources

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2000 Aldrich Ave S
Minneapolis, MN

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