COUNSELING & SUPPORT (C&S) CLINIC

C&S is committed to decolonizing our healing work with clients and re-indigenizing our services with cultural practices and traditions.
• Individual counseling for children, adults, elders and families
• Groups: Historical trauma, two-spirit, women’s drum group, Children’s LEGO groups, and children’s drum group
• Psychiatric medication management services for children and adults
• Chemical Dependency (CD) Assessments (aka “Rule 25” assessments) and Support
• School-based mental health support and services
• Psychological Assessments for adults and children
• Psychology Training and APA-Accredited Doctoral Psychology Internship*
• American Indian drumming and singing groups for those up to age 24

Other specialty services include Somatic Experiencing®, FASD-informed caregiver support, Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR), Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) for children and adolescents, and Aboriginal Focusing Oriented Therapy (AFOT).

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Our Philosophy
C&S provides trauma-informed clinical services by skilled providers who are culturally aware and understand the impact of historical trauma and personal trauma on individuals and families.

Our Commitment
C&S is committed to decolonizing our healing work with clients and re-indigenizing our services with cultural practices and activities that were already in place and used successfully by indigenous people to promote balance and healing.

Community Partnerships
• Anishinabe Academy- If your child attends Anishinabe Academy, please contact us about services provided directly at the school.

Downloadable C&S Clinic Forms
Adult Registration Form – CS Clinic (ages 18 and over)
Child & Teen Registration Form – CS Clinic (ages up to 17)
Consent to Release Information form

We offer same-day appointments! Schedule an appointment today at 612-721-9800.


Psychology Training
The Indian Health Board also has a robust psychology training program housed within the C&S Clinic. We accept doctoral-level trainees for therapy and advanced therapy practica, psychology internship (application through the APPIC member #1992), and postdoctoral fellowship (APPIC member #9917).

If you are enrolled in or graduated from a qualified doctoral-level psychology program and are interested in the culturally-aware psychology training we provide, please download our brochure for more information or contact the Training Director, Dr. Laiel Baker-Dekrey, at 612-721-9804 or lbaker@ihb-mpls.org.

Doctoral Level Psychology Practicum Training
We provide training and advanced training to doctoral level practica students who are planning careers in community mental health or the American Indian community. For more information on this program, contact the Training Director, Dr. Laiel Baker-Dekrey, at 612-721-9804 or lbaker@ihb-mpls.org.

Postdoctoral Psychology Fellowship
IHB Postdoctoral Fellowship Brochure
IHB Postdoctoral Fellow Training Manual

APA-Accredited Doctoral Psychology Internship
APA-Accredited Doctoral Psychology Internship for qualified students has additional information (including the brochure and manual) HERE.