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Counseling services include:

  • Diagnostic assessments for adults
  • Functional or behavioral assessments for all ages
  • Individual therapy
  • Family therapy
  • Behavior consultation
  • Marriage and couples therapy
  • Training for organizations and service providers

Due to increased requests for assessments, response time may be longer than usual. If you are calling with an inquiry, please be patient as you wait for a response from AuSM’s ACCS team. Thank you!

Please Note: In order to be an inclusive environment, we ask that you refrain from use of heavy scents when coming to the Autism Society of Minnesota.

Consulting Services
AuSM’s Counseling and Consulting Services team is available to consult with therapists, group home staff, community organizations, employers, day training and habilitation groups, and other professionals who work with individuals with autism to help with general training or to offer strategies related to a specific issue or topic.

Current Clients: Schedule an appointment
Please contact Sara Testen at 651.647.1083 ext. 10 or e-mail stesten@ausm.org.

New Clients: Services and testing inquiries, verifying insurance, account or billing questions
Please contact Leslie Garza at 651.647.1083 ext. 13 or e-mail lgarza@ausm.org.

Help During Pandemic

AuSM’s Counseling and Consulting Services team currently is accepting new clients for individual therapy via telehealth. Immediate openings are available for clients in Minnesota with the following insurances: Medical Assistance Plans including Hennepin Health, Ucare, Medica Choice Care, Blue Plus, and HealthPartners Care; also Blue Cross Blue Shield, Health Partners, Medicare, Ucare Individual and Family plans, and Preferred One. Please contact our office at 651.647.1083 ext. 13 or e-mail autismcounseling@ausm.org with questions about family therapy, case consultation, other services, and if you have insurance that is not listed.