Helping Minnesota's Children, Families and Adults for 40 Years. Call or email to make your first appointment for professional counseling, testing, or treatment. An inclusive client focused practice for all.

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Profession: Psychologist

Gender: Male

Years in practice: 44

National Directory: Listed in National Register of Health Service Providers in Psychology.

Accepts Insurance: Yes with BCBS, Medica and Medicaid.  Contact me about others.

Client Focus: Children, Adults, and Seniors of all abilities including gifted

Gender, ethnicity, and religious orientation: All

Age Range: 2 – 102

I describe myself as creative/innovative, respectful, experienced, caring/compassionate, flexible, good predictor.



  • Intelligence
  • Academic Achievement
  • Social Maturity
  • Emotional/Personality
  • Pre Vocational
  • Study Habits and Attitudes
  • Adaptive (communication, daily living, socialization and coordination)
  • Educational Preference
  • Functional Behavior
  • Mental Status
  • Learning Styles
  • Classroom Observation and School Performance

Treatment Preferences

  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy
  • Behavior Modification
  • Reality Therapy
  • Supportive Therapy
  • Parent Advocacy
  • Coaching 

Specialized Populations

  • Gifted and high potential
  • Aging/Seniors
  • Caregivers
  • Retirement/PreRetirement/Second Career
  • Cognitive disability
  • Learning disability
  • Health care disability
  • Social/Emotional disorder
  • Marital, family, and individual adjustment
  • Court ordered evaluation/treatment
  • Educational and health care personnel
  • Substance abuse
  • Elderly and assisted living residents
  • Employees and organizational system

Clinical Areas

  • Adjustment disorders
  • Mood and Anxiety disorders
  • ADD/ADHD (adults and children)
  • Anger management
  • Chemical dependency
  • Couples counseling
  • Dementia
  • Dual diagnosis
  • Grief/Loss
  • Group therapy
  • In-home assessment and family therapy
  • Obesity (children and adults)
  • Stress management
  • Relationships with partner, child, others
  • Marital/Divorce
  • Communication and Conflict Resolution
  • Call about other concerns
A Better Day , Paige Dansinger, 2014

A Better Day, Paige Dansinger, 2014