Edina Clinic

Clinic:
Edina, Telehealth

Katie Eisold

MA, CCLS

Katie Eisold, MA (she/her) works with individual adults, teens, and children (10+) with a variety of mental health concerns. Katie has worked extensively in the area of grief and loss, supporting hundreds of individuals and families mourning a death. She recognizes how unique grief is to each one of us, and works to normalize and validate the diversity of one’s grief experiences to promote hope and healing.

In addition to her work with grief and loss, Katie enjoys working with relationship issues, depression, anxiety, and life transitions. As a parent to a child with ADHD and autism, Katie also has an interest in supporting families in navigating the joys and challenges that come with raising neurodivergent children.

Katie has over 20 years of experience as a Certified Child Life Specialist, helping children and families in decreasing stress and anxiety in healthcare settings. She has presented locally and nationally on childhood bereavement and patient/family-centered care. Katie has also worked with adolescents and their families in both inpatient and partial hospitalization programs for mental health.

Katie’s approach to therapy is warm, collaborative, and nonjudgmental. She often draws from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) to support clients in developing healthier thought patterns and behavior, and Person Centered Therapy, with a focus on empathy and helping clients build insight and confidence in their ability to make meaningful change. Katie also has training in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, an evidence-based treatment for children and adolescents impacted by trauma. .

Katie has her master’s degree in Counseling and Psychological Services from St. Mary’s University of Minnesota. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse with a BS in Therapeutic Recreation, and has a Graduate Certificate in Organizational Leadership from St. Catherine’s University. Katie is pursuing LPCC licensure in the state of Minnesota and works under the supervision of Jessy Conners, LMFT and Michelle Peterson, LMFT. Katie can be reached at Katie@MNMentalHealthConsulting.com