Eden Therapy Center Amanda Ripley-Kayala

Counselor, MA, LPCC, LADC, EMDR

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(952) 649-5978

Eden Therapy Center Amanda Ripley-Kayala

Counselor, MA, LPCC, LADC, EMDR


Location

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800 Prairie Center Drive
Suite 210
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
(952) 649-5978

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Amanda is currently working at Eden Therapy Center ~ a place for new beginnings, a holistically-oriented mental health clinic where the Integrative Behavioral Health Model is the guideline for client care. ETC incorporates the biochemistry of the body, the psychology of the mind, and the effervescence of the spirit. Professionals in the Mental Health and complementary wellness fields such as Acupuncture and Chinese medicine work together using evidence-based practices and consultation among each other that helps clients move toward their best selves and away from decades of pain whether it shows up as depression, anxiety, and PTSD.
Amanda specializes in Co-Occurring Mental Health and Chemical Dependency Disorders and the LGBTQ community. Amanda is a trauma-informed, holistic, person-centered therapist who's goal is to create a trusting and compassionate therapeutic atmosphere which encourages self-exploration, self-awareness and movement to achieve your goals in therapy and in life.
Group Therapy for PTSD Skills beginning again January 2021. Call for details!

Finances

Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Aetna
  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • HealthPartners
  • Hennepin Health
  • Medica
  • Medical Assistance
  • PreferredOne
  • UCare
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • all Fairview Hospital system employees
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 6 Years
  • License: Minnesota / 2106
  • School: Adler Graduate School
  • Year Graduated: 2016

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: MN Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy / 304226
  • Certificate Date: 2015
  • Membership: National Association of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Addiction Professionals
  • Member Since: 2018

Eden Therapy Center Amanda Ripley-Kayala's Groups

PTSD Skills Building Wednesday (Mixed Gender)

STARTING January 13th, 2021. The 6 weekly sessions will have three main objectives: Facilitate understanding around PTSD and symptoms Gain insight on how PTSD affects your daily living; Fully integrate and apply the knowledge and skills to your life. You do not discuss the specifics of your trauma with the group– it is a skills-based approach, which means you will learn tools to manage your trauma symptoms. This group is a CLOSED group. This means that the people you start with are the people you will finish group with– this ensures stability, safety and consistency in the group.

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Location

800 Prairie Center Drive
Suite 210
Eden Prairie, MN 55344
(952) 649-5978
Ask about video and phone sessions

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Substance Use
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Co-Occurring Disorders within the LGBTQ Community
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Group Therapy
  • Life Transitions
  • Men's Issues
  • Peer Relationships
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Stress
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Transgender
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Lesbian
  • Gay

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Adlerian
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dialectical (DBT)
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Feminist
  • Integrative
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Positive Psychology
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

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Last Modified: 17 Nov 2020
Eden Therapy Center Amanda Ripley-Kayala, MA, LPCC, LADC, EMDR, Counselor in Eden Prairie

Eden Therapy Center Amanda Ripley-Kayala

Counselor, MA, LPCC, LADC, EMDR