Kelly Jo Hapgood, LMFT is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist specializing in individual, couples and family therapy and maintains a private practice in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She is married and has been with her husband for almost 20 years. Kelly Jo is bilingual, and fluent in French and able to work with French speaking clients.
She is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients, including adults, adolescents, children, couples and families. Kelly Jo is Certified in EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) Therapy).
Kelly Jo considers herself culturally competent and embraces diversity in race, ethnicity, gender, and sexual orientation. Kelly Jo has Native American heritage and firmly believes all people are valuable and worthwhile.
In addition to being a relationship therapist, Kelly Jo is an AAMFT Approved Supervisor, training and mentoring future MFT therapists.
Kelly Jo is an experiential, interactive, and solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
Education: Kelly Jo holds two Masters Degrees; one in French and a second Masters Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy
License : Kelly Jo is licensed by the Board of Marriage and Family Therapy / State of Minnesota as a Marriage and Family Therapist
Professional Activities and Memberships: American Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (AAMFT) Clinical Member, AAMFT Approved Supervisor, and a Clinical Member of EMDRIA
Professional Member of The International Society for the Study of Dissociation (ISSD)
Award: Kelly Jo received "Colleague of the Year" award in 2012 from the Minnesota Association of Marriage and Family Therapists.
Kelly Jo speaks French and offers therapeutic services in the French language