If you're looking for the Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS) you have come to the right place. We have some exciting news about our organization. We have a new name! MOFAS has officially been renamed Proof Alliance. Our mission remains the same: to prevent prenatal alcohol exposure and to improve the quality of life for people living with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD).
We now have the proof that prenatal alcohol exposure is a leading cause of brain injury in children. We have the proof that FASD is 100% preventable and people living with an FASD can reach 100% of their potential.
We seek to build powerful alliances with people with an FASD, their families, legislators, experts in the field, new partners, and community members to bring awareness, research, and services to this field.
Proof Alliance is rebranding, expanding, and we're moving! We have a new logo, website, and prevention campaign to help change the norms around drinking during pregnancy. And in May 2019 we will be moving to a stand-alone building. Proof Alliance commits to the people of Minnesota and we will continue to develop transformative programs to help Minnesotans impacted by FASD.
Therapy for children, adults, and families. Brenda has worked with people experiencing a large range of life circumstances, including anxiety, depression, medical illnesses, cancer, transplants, grief, and death.
Sleep disorder center.
Board-certified in adult, child, and adolescent psychiatry. Provides child and adolescent psychiatric diagnoses, therapy, and psychopharmacology services. Special interest and expertise in children with developmental disabilities such as FASD, autism, intellectual disabilities, and brain injuries.Tags: Adolescents, Children
Provides PCA services for Native American people.Tags: Native American
Provides PCA services to Native American populations.Tags: Native American
Heartland Girls’ Ranch provides strength-based, trauma-informed services. They serve an average of 60-70 girls each year providing housing, supportive services including job skills, mental health, therapeutic equine programming, and a dedicated school for the girls. They are a group home setting licensed by the Department of Corrections for 24 beds in their Main Ranch program, […]Tags: Adolescents, Animal Assisted Therapy, Children, MA Eligible, Private Pay
I specialize in the treatment of children suffering from symptoms related to exposure to prenatal trauma (including FASD and related disorders), and early childhood trauma. I am a certified Adoption Competent therapist, and have great passion for helping children and their families heal from Attachment disruptions caused during the first 3 years of life.Tags: Adoptees, Children
Programs and services for children & families.
Two residential chemical dependency treatment facilities – one for men in LaPrairie, Minnesota and one for women just outside Grand Rapids, Minnesota. Hope House also offers Project Clean Start, an after-care program for women to ease the transition from a structured treatment environment to independent living for chemically dependent women and their children.Tags: Adults
Provides individual group and family psychotherapy, for children and adults. Performs psychological assessments. Provides adult and child psychiatric services/medication management, chemical health services, including chemical dependency assessments (Rule 25), and support groups. Other specialty services include: Somatic Experiencing® FASD-informed caregiver support Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR) Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) for children and […]Tags: Adolescents, Adults, Adults with FASD, Children, Native American
Iron Range Counseling provides the following services: Professional & Confidential long and short-term integrative mental health therapy that addresses providing hope and healing to individuals, families, teens, and children ages 5 years and older, in treating behaviors, mood disorders, depression, anxiety, trauma, fetal alcohol syndrome,attachment disorders, spiritual, and adoptions.
I provide mental health therapy. My clients include those dealing with attachment, adoption issues, and trauma. I provide individual play therapy for children over age 4. I also work with families who have children of all ages. I also work with adults who have a variety of mental health and disability needs. Each individual is different […]Tags: Adolescents, Adoptees, Adults, Children, MA Eligible, Private Pay
Joel Spalding, MD is a child and adolescent psychiatrist working at Children’s Minnesota since October 2016. He can do medication management for people with an FASD. He attended medical school at the University of Minnesota and completed his adult psychiatry residency and child and adolescent psychiatry fellowship at the University of Wisconsin in 1999. He […]
Journey Home is a residential facility providing primary chemical dependency programming and housing for chemically dependent women and their children. It is a structured, recovery-focused setting for women ages 16 and older who are referred to us after the completion of primary chemical dependency treatment.
St. Stephen’s Kateri Residence provides safe and sober housing to American Indian women recovering from chemical dependency. Kateri blends traditional methods such as AA and 12-step with a focus on American Indian culture and spirituality as a means of healing We offer: Housing for American Indian Women Recovery support Case management and advocacy Healthcare with […]Tags: Native American
Katja Rowell, M.D. is a graduate of the University of Michigan medical school and served as a family physician in urban, rural, and university student health settings. During her time in practice, she was struck by the prevalence of disordered eating and feeding, and related health problems. Rowell believes establishing a healthy feeding relationship–in essence–HOW children […]
Kenny Kids is a specialized pediatric program offered by Sister Kenny Rehabilitation Institute in Coon Rapids and in Owatonna. Provides personalized treatment for children from birth to adolescence who have medical conditions or syndromes that may interfere with normal development.
Provides pediatric therapy including occupational, speech, language, feeding, sensory integration, cognitive, and physical therapy.Tags: Adolescents, Children
Provides pediatric therapy including occupational, speech, language, feeding, sensory integration, cognitive and physical therapy.Tags: Adolescents, Children
Provides physical, occupational, speech, aquatic, and sports rehabilitatove therapy services for infants through young adults. Locations in Shoreview and Hugo.