Family Therapy

It’s rarely just one person’s fault. Understanding the issue from all angles often requires getting everyone in the same room.

For most people, family is the most impactful part of life. Because families are often the most important contextual factor in our lives, family therapy is often an effective intervention.

Family therapy is often an effective treatment for problems that are either the cause or effect of relationship difficulties. A skilled family therapist can be most helpful when problematic dynamics are right in front of them, where they can intervene immediately in the moment.


Some of the issues we work with include:


Parent-Child-Parent Triangles

Conjoint Family Therapy

Defiant Children

Family Hierarchy Problems

Parent-Child Relational Work

Co-Parenting Issues with Divorced Couples

Family Dynamics Issues

Dysfunctional Family Coalitions

Families Post-Trauma

LBGTQ Co-Parenting

New Parents with Infants

Parenting Adolescents

Family Transition

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Dr. Karen Chinnock, Director for Psychological Services

The Family service line falls within the Clinic’s larger Psychological Services offering.

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1772 Stieger Lake Ln, Ste. 220
P.O. Box 51
Victoria, MN 55386

tel Call (952) 443.4600

fax (952) 443.4604

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1435 White Oak Dr., Ste. 200
Chaska, MN 55318

tel Call (952) 443.4600

fax (952) 361.5511

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Prior Lake

16180 Hastings Ave., Ste 205
Prior Lake, MN 55372

tel Call (952) 443.4600

fax (952) 440.4601

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15265 Carrousel Way
Rosemount, MN 55068

tel Call (952) 443.4600

fax (651) 322.4603

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1120 East Wayzata Blvd., #210
Wayzata, MN 55391

tel Call (952) 443.4600

fax (952) 456.6633

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1805 Hennepin Ave N
Glencoe, MN 55336

tel (952) 443-4600

fax (952) 361-5511

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