A member of our Behavioral Health Services team, Virginia Dohms, LPC, LPCC, is a licensed professional clinical counselor dedicated to helping youth and adults manage the broad scope of mental health conditions using evidence-based approaches to care. Areas of expertise include severe and chronic mental illness, post-traumatic stress, depression, anxiety, and youth, relationship, and family mental health. She is also skilled in a variety of best practices such as EMDR and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. A North Dakota native, Virginia received her Master of Arts in Professional Counseling from Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA. She has worked the past nearly five years with clients at North Central Human Service Center and previously with youth in residential treatment. Prior to becoming a counselor, she was a well-known music educator in Minot and has been both a performer and music director for various musical productions. She enjoys outdoor adventures with her family and taking care of her dog, cat, and chickens.
Mental health therapy is a form of behavioral health treatment designed to help people deal with a wide range of issues to resolve problems and restore emotional wellness.