Krista M. Nelson, Masters Social Work, Post masters Family Therapy

(She, Her)

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant

Online Therapy

Education & Experience

Masters of Social Work from University of Chicago 1987, Post Masters in Family Therapy- St. Mary's University 1997 Coordinated/ Lead Presenter-The Attachment and Trauma Training Program- Amherst Wilder Foundation 2001-2017. Trauma Consultant to Wilder Foundation & Volunteers of America- current Adjunct Faculty- University of St. Thomas- St. Paul MN Clinical Practice with Trauma-current Post Adoption Certificate Faculty- University of Minnesota Center for Advanced Studies in Child Welfare - current Offers EMDR consultation towards certification with an emphasis on child/adolescent/attachment/complex trauma focus with EMDR

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Adoption
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Depression
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Family Issues
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Immigrants
  • Underserved


  • English


  • Aetna
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Sliding Scale
  • UnitedHealth

Health Partners UCare