Emily Thompson, LICSW

Emily Thompson, LICSW

Mankato Operations Director and Therapist

EDUCATION

Master’s Degree: Minnesota State University, Mankato
Bachelor’s Degree: Minnesota State University, Mankato
Licensure: Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker

Emily is a Clinical Social Worker who has worked in the mental health field for the past 10 years. Prior to becoming a therapist, Emily worked in the social services field as a mental health practitioner, nursing home social worker, and in the forensics field. Emily has experience working with all different ages and with people from different cultures and ethnic backgrounds. In practice Emily utilizes person centered approaches while incorporating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She has found pride in her ability to help people find their inner strengths and work through issues that helps them to feel empowered and also pushes them towards positively transforming their lives.

Emily has attended many different trainings and continues to seek out opportunities that will enhance her therapeutic skills so that she can best help her clients!

Emily enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, being outdoors and running!

SPECIAL CLINICAL INTERESTS

Anxiety
Depression
Grief/loss
PTSD
Trauma
Parent Child Relationships
Legal Issues and Competency Restoration

ADDITIONAL INFO

Adults: Yes
Adolescents: Yes
Children: Yes