CHANGING the CULTURE of MENTAL HEALTH

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Sonam Lama

  • PsyD, LICSW
  • Psychologist

Minneapolis, MN


Pronouns

she, her

Language(s)

English, Nepali

Education

Doctorate in Psychology from University of Minnesota

Bio

Sonam is a compassionate psychologist who provides psychological evaluations for children. She approaches psychological evaluations from a strength-based perspective; she recognizes the impact of cultural factors on a child’s behavior and thinking patterns. Through psychological evaluations individuals’ strengths and needs are identified; she utilizes a culturally-responsive, person-centered approach to help children and their families meet their unique goals. Prior to joining Ellie, she served children and young adults with Autism and ADHD from diverse backgrounds. She is thrilled to continue her work with children and their families/caregivers.

When Sonam is not working, she enjoys traveling and spending time with friends and family.