"We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty." Maya Angelou
Fathi, is a compassionate and dedicated mental health therapist with training in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy and Brainspotting. With a deep understanding of the mind-body connection and trauma-focused therapies, she is committed to helping individuals find healing, growth, and resilience.
She integrates her experience working with diverse populations in various clinical settings, with her lived experience as a first generation Somali Muslim Woman. Through these experiences, she honed her ability to connect with individuals from different backgrounds, fostering the safest space possible and a nurturing environment for clients to share their stories without judgment.
Fathi tailors each treatment plan to meet the unique needs and goals of her clients, recognizing that there is no one-size-fits-all solution to mental health challenges. Whether addressing anxiety, depression, trauma, or relationship issues, she creates a collaborative and empowering therapeutic alliance that inspires her clients to explore their inner strengths and develop coping strategies that promote lasting change.
Therapy is a space where you can gain new insight and resources that result in adaptive behaviors. Whether you’re struggling with trauma, grief, anxiety, or major life changes you will find ongoing support and guidance to cope and feel empowered here. If you have any questions do not hesitate to call or email.
Fathi holds a Bachelor degree in Social Work from The College of St. Scholastica: a Master's degree in Clinical Social Work from the University of Saint Thomas. She is a certified clinical trauma professional trained in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Brainspotting, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).
Currently accepting clients age 18+ for individual therapy
Fathi Kofiro, MSW, LGSW