Sheila Dwyer

  • Minnesota
  • Information updated 4 weeks ago

About Sheila Dwyer's service

Sheila Dwyer is a licensed marriage and family therapist with 16 years of experience in the field. Specializing in helping individuals, couples, and families, she is dedicated to assisting others in building healthy connections in their lives. As a relational therapist, Sheila explores how past experiences shape current patterns of relating to oneself and others. She invites clients on a journey of self-discovery and fostering healthy, loving connections. Sheila has a particular interest in working with individuals struggling with anxiety, depression, self-esteem, trauma, attachment, couples/relational issues, parenting issues, and grief. Drawing from various theories such as psychodynamic, relational, attachment, CBT, narrative, and solution-focused, she tailors her approach to suit the unique needs of each client. Sheila highly values the client/therapist relationship and believes in meeting clients where they are at, respectfully holding them accountable, and challenging them to grow and change for optimal experiences in all areas of life. Clients can expect to feel safe, heard, understood, and respected throughout the therapeutic process. With Sheila’s guidance, positive change and personal growth are sure to be achieved. She eagerly looks forward to working with you.

Areas of Focus and Specialization

  • Addictions
  • ADHD
  • Anger management
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar disorder
  • Career difficulties
  • Compassion fatigue
  • Coping with life changes
  • Depression
  • Family conflicts
  • Parenting issues
  • Relationship issues
  • Self esteem
  • Stress

Additional areas

  • Abandonment
  • and OCD
  • Attachment Issues
  • Cancer
  • Commitment Issues
  • Communication Problems
  • Compulsions
  • Control Issues
  • Divorce and Separation
  • Emptiness
  • Family of Origin Issues
  • Forgiveness
  • Guilt and Shame
  • Hospice and End of Life Counseling
  • Jealousy

Therapeutic approaches

  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Attachment-Based Therapy
  • Client-Centered Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT)
  • Mindfulness Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Narrative Therapy
  • Psychodynamic Therapy
  • Solution-Focused Therapy
  • Trauma-Focused Therapy

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Years in practice

16 years

NPI number


License Details

MN LMFT 1693

License: LMFT


License number: 1693

Expires at 2023-12-31

License: LPC


number: 83930

Expires at 2025-08-31

License: LPC


number: C6691

Expires at 2024-08-31

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