Anna Johanson MSW, LICSW
"My biggest priority is to create a non-judgmental environment where patients feel comfortable to speak freely about their feelings and concerns. I believe the best foundation for affecting personal and family change is to develop a trusting and positive working relationship with my patients.
About Anna Johanson
Anna Johanson, a native of Wells, MN joined the Mankato Clinic in July 2022.
Personal Information & Interests
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and son, going to movies and reading.
Expertise & Clinical Interests
Her clinical interests include depression, anxiety, OCD, and family relationships. She uses a mix of techniques from Cognitive Behavioral, Motivational Interviewing, Dialectic Behavior Therapy, Solution Focused, Narrative Therapy, and general mental wellness education.
Anna has experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families. The majority of her experience has taken place within elementary and high school settings. Promoting mental wellness and screening for mental health concerns has been integral to her practice. She also has experience working with families on healing strained relationships with the family system.
- Master of Science : Social Work
- Minnesota State University-Mankato, Mankato MN
"I feel Anna has a lot of experience, insight and understanding of children on the spectrum. She has a lot of patience yet she is able to change the conversations in an appropriate amount of time and manner."