About Us

Changes Counseling and Wellness Services is committed to helping individual’s and family’s find resolution to difficult struggles in their lives. Our compassionate, knowledgeable providers are here to help you make the changes you are looking for in your life.
Kim Poitra Therapist Changes Counseling Mn

Kim Poitra, MSW, LICSW, RPT, SEP

College of Saint Benedict, Play Therapy & Trauma Therapy
Kim is a licensed independent clinical social worker with extensive experience working with youth, adults and families in various capacities for 20 years. She has been trained in Experiential Play Therapy, Filial (Parent/Child) Play Therapy and Sand Tray Therapy and is a Registered Play Therapist. In addition, she has completed a 3 year trauma certificate program called Somatic Experiencing®. She has provided individual and group treatment in an intensive outpatient chemical dependency treatment program for more than 6 years. She believes in integrating the mind, body, and emotions into her work. Kim views herself as a guide, supporting and drawing out one’s own internal and innate resources to move toward healing and growth.

Education & Experience

Kim received her Bachelor’s Degree from the College of Saint Benedict and her Master’s Degree in Social Work from Augsburg College.