CHANGING the CULTURE of MENTAL HEALTH

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Joko Shonibare

  • MA, LMFT, LADC
  • Therapist

Bloomington, MN


Pronouns

she, her, hers

Education

Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology, Master of Professional Studies in Addiction Counseling from University of St. Thomas, University of Minnesota

Bio

Joko’s counseling style is welcoming, empathetic and interactive. she believes in empowering her clients; promote growth and to build upon the strengths that her clients already have. Joko is passionate about creating a nonjudgmental environment where clients feel safe and comfortable with sharing thoughts, feelings, experiences and address their challenges. Joko works collaboratively with clients and treatment is designed to meet client’s specific needs.

 

Joko draws from a systemic and strength-based perspectives, she also incorporates other treatment modalities, including Cognitive-Behavior Therapy, Solution-FocusedTherapy, DBT, TF-CBT Christian Counseling and trauma informed modalities.

Joko has extensive experience providing quality services for adults, adolescents, couples as well as families on a wide range of areas including depression, anxiety, ADHD, behavioral issues, relationships, interpersonal dynamics, communication, self-esteem, school/career issues, anger management, stress management, parenting dynamics, addictions, grief/loss and life transitions. She has experience working with clients dealing with painful life experiences, immigration, and acculturation issues.