Therapist in Eden Prairie, Minnesota Latonya Fakir, Therapist

Licenses: MA, MTh, BA

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 11-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in Eden Prairie, Minnesota LaTonya A. Fakir, MA, MTh, BA

LaTonya A. Fakir, MA, MTh, BA

Happiness is when we take care of ourselves body, mind, and spirit! Greetings to you! My name is LaTonya A. Fakir. I enjoy working with individuals, couples, families, adolescents and foster care system. I have over 8000 Professional hours working with individuals, couples and families dealing PTSD, Anxiety, Depression, Communication Disorders, RAD, OCD, ADHS, Autism Spectrum, and Bipolar Disorders just to name a few. I use a wholistic approach to therapy by learning from my clients, sharing my experiences, using appropriate interventions and building treatments that are best and will bring change for each of my clients. I strive to create a platform to bring together therapy, dance (movement) and mindfulness, believing that we are our happiest when our bodies, minds, and spirits are in sync working together for the optimum performance.

From the time you meet with me for your diagnostic assessment, to articulating goals, to planning interventions and treatment plans…Change is occurring! My credentials and experience are as follows: I received my Master of Arts Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota Graduate School, Master of Arts Degree in Theological Studies from Luther Seminary, Bachelor of Arts Degree in Human Development from North Park University. Currently, I am in a Doctoral of Marriage and Family Program at North Central University/ National University. I have had training in several dance discipline, Modern, African, Jazz, Tap, and Liturgical. I am the founder and artistic director of Creative Movement Theatrical Arts, founder and director of D.O.V.E.S. Mentoring for women, and founder and facilitator of Couples in Retreat.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)
  • ComPsych
  • Evernorth (Cigna) (HealthPartners)
  • HealthPartners
  • Hennepin Health Plan
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • Minnesota Medical Assistance
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • UCare

Interventions

  • Christian Counseling
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Couples/Marital Counseling
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Exposure Therapy
  • Faith-Based Treatment
  • Family Therapy
  • Mindfulness
  • Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
  • Parenting Skills

Populations

  • Adoption/Foster Care
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Developmental Disabilities
  • First Responders
  • Women

Languages

  • English

Locations

FAQs

Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Latonya Fakir. You can also call 612-924-3807 to have someone assist you.

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