Brenda is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with over 13 years of experience providing therapeutic services to individuals, couples, and families.  She has worked with both English and Spanish speaking populations, offering services with cultural understanding and sensitivity. Brenda practices from a systemic, collaborative, and strength-based approach. She focuses on building a strong therapeutic relationship to foster change and growth.

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Brenda’s areas of specialty include:

  • Individual Psychotherapy for Adolescents and Adults
  • Couples Therapy
  • Family Therapy
  • Women's Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Multicultural Issues
  • Pre- and Post-partum Mental Health Issues


Education & Professional Activities

Brenda received her Bachelor's degree from the University of Minnesota in Spanish and her Master's degree from the Minnesota School of Professional Psychology in Marriage and Family Therapy.  She has been a member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy and the Minnesota Association for Marriage and Family Therapy for over 15 years.  


Contact Information

Brenda can be reached at 651-379-5157 x 481.

Brenda is a provider for: Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Blue Plus, BHP, HealthPartners, HealthPartners PMAP, Cigna, Medicaid, PreferredOne, UBH/UBC/Medica, and UCare. 

Please inquire at 651-379-5157, option 1, if you don’t see an insurance plan listed for this provider.