Find an EFT Therapist

To assist members of the public and therapists in finding EFT practitioners throughout our state, the Minnesota Center for Emotionally Focused Therapy (MNCEFT) provides information about our members. There are four main levels of training, and a “trainer” designation:

  1. Externship in EFT: Completion of the 4-day Externship to introduce therapists to the basics of EFT.
  2. Additional Training in EFTcompletion of the Externship, plus completion of Core Skills (48 hours of training over the course of a year in which the intricate details of EFT are learned and practiced), plus completion of 8 hours of supervision with an EFT supervisor.
  3. Certified EFT Therapist: completion of the Externship and Additional Training plus completion of a rigorous certification process (through the International Center for Excellence in EFT or ICEEFT) in which the therapist has demonstrated mastery of EFT skills.
  4. Certified EFT Therapist and Supervisorcompletion of the Externship, Additional Training, Certification, plus a rigorous Supervisor certification process through ICEEFT. Those with the Supervisor designation supervise therapists learning EFT and preparing for Certification.
  5. TrainerTrainers have completed all of the previous requirements and are specially certified to lead EFT group trainings in the theory, practice and skills of Emotionally Focused Therapy.

Below is a list of our members, segmented by level of EFT training (from most to least). Please contact the professional directly if you have questions about their services.


Wical, Kurt, MA, PhD, LMFT
Training level: Trainer, Supervisor, Certified EFT Therapist
MN Couple Therapy Center
1611 County Road B, Suite 204
Roseville, MN 55113


Dehnbostel, Carolyn, MA, LMFT
Training level: Supervisor in Training, Certified EFT Therapist
MN Couple Therapy Center
1611 County Road B, Suite 204
Roseville, MN 55113

Jackson, Dave, PhD, LP
Training level: Supervisor, Certified EFT Therapist
Assessment and Therapy Associates of Grand Forks
3535 S. 31st St., Suite 201
Grand Forks, ND 58201

Pikala, Amanda, MA, LMFT
Training level: Supervisor-in-Training, Certified EFT Therapist
Rum River Counseling Inc.
11870 Ulysses Street NE
Blaine, MN 55434
(651) 216- 5309

Segal, Renee, MA, LMFT
Training level: Supervisor, Certified EFT Therapist
Evolve Therapy
13911 Ridgedale Drive Suite 335
Minnetonka, MN 55305

Certified EFT Therapist

Stratton, Bev, MA, LPC, ThD
Training level: Certified EFT Therapist
MN Couple Therapy Center
1611 County Road B, Suite 204
Roseville, MN 55113

Additional Training in EFT

Frederick, Cindy, MA, LMFT
Training level: Additional Training
MN Couple Therapy Center
101 West Burnsville Parkway, Suite 208
Burnsville, MN 55337

Jamison, David, LMFT
Training level: Additional Training
Marriage and Family Wellness Center, Inc.
3265 19th St. NW
Rochester, MN 55901

Johnson, David Earl, MSW, LICSW
Training level: Additional Training
Beacon Therapy Associates
11141 Zealand Ave N,
Champlin, MN 55316

Joyce, Amy, MA, LMFT
Training level: Additional Training
1123 Grand Ave, Suite 203
St. Paul, MN 55105

King, Michelle, LMFT
Training level: Additional Training
Live Restoried, LLC
757 Martin Avenue
Hudson, WI 54016

Kidman, Yvette, LMFT
Training level: Additional Training
Perspectives Therapy Center
300 Third Ave SE, #402
Rochester, MN 55904

Kleingarn, Lisa, MA, LMFT
Training level: Additional Training
4749 Chicago Ave. S, Suite 3F
Minneapolis, MN 55407

Nelson, Krista, LMFT, LICSW
Training level: Additional Training
Family Circle Counseling
2356 University Ave West, Suite 280
St. Paul, MN 55114

Rankin Greco, Stacy, LICSW
Training level: Additional Training
3005 James Ave S, Suite 102
Minneapolis, MN 55408

Smith, Sara, MA, LMFT
Training level: Additional Training
Life Development Resources
7580 160th Street W,
Lakeville, MN 55044

Tennyson, Alexa, MA, LMFT
Training level: Additional Training
Heart of the City Therapy Group
812 East 48th St., Suite 7
Minneapolis, MN 55407

Basic Training

Brix, Cassandra, MA, LAMFT
Training level: Basic
North Country Counseling
105 2nd Ave. NE, Suite 110
Glenwood, MN 56334

Heuser, Kathy, Psy.D., LPCC
Training level: Basic
Alternative Wellness Resources
1500 McAndrews Rd W #213
Burnsville, MN 55337

Horsager, Carol, MA, LMFT
Training level: Basic
Birch Lake Counseling
112 State 371 South
Hackensack, MN 56452

Hovis, David, MA, MDiv, JD, LAMFT
Training level: Basic
Agape Christian Counselors
4601 Excelsior Boulevard, Suite 507A
Saint Louis Park, MN 55416

Howard, Molly, MA, LMFT
Training level: Basic
Molly Howard Psychotherapy
3944 25th Ave. S.
Minneapolis, MN 55406

Lanari, Liz, MA, Post Graduate Fellow
Training level: Basic
MN Couple Therapy Center
1611 County Road B, Suite 204
Roseville, MN 55113