DBT, Psychotherapy Groups


Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5pm – 6:30pm

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Psychotherapy Groups

DBT Skills Training Group w/ Art Therapy (18+)

Taking new clients for the in-person June cycle. Register now!

To enroll/register click here

Psychotherapy Groups

Adolescent DBT Skills Group

Tuesdays 6:15-8:15pm beginning June 22nd. Ages 13-18

Psychotherapy Groups

Whole Person Approach to Mental Health 2.0: April 6, 2021. Tuesdays 12-1pm

A four-week group focused on integrating healthy habits as medicine for the symptoms of depression..

Job Postings

Hiring Mental Health Therapists/Art Therapists

Art of counseling is hiring Mental Health Professionals/Practitioners/Art Therapists that are looking to join a eclectic group private practice in St. Paul, MN. Art of Counseling, pllc is a psychotherapy group that provides a blend of art, relational, DBT, AIR and trauma informed therapies. Our therapists collaborate with individuals in developing a holistic lens, giving a unique perspective to the human experience, leading to emotional healing through the power of storytelling and creative expression.

The Mental Health Therapist provides individual, group and family therapy, performs diagnostic assessments, and guides the coordination of services. Develops individual treatment plans in conjunction with the client and other individuals as indicated. Provides mental health services and supports to assist clients achieve their resilience and recovery goals. In addition, this position also assumes all responsibilities of an independently licensed professional, including managing scheduling, reports, and approvals for all assessment and treatment documents. Pre-licensed practitioners will assume similar above responsibilities with supervision from a state approved supervisor fro LPCC or LMFT and Art Therapy Clinical Supervisor.

The schedule is flexible, group private practice hours are generally including some evenings.  Weekends are also available.



  • Master’s Degree in Behavioral Sciences or Psychology related field.
  • Must be qualified as a Mental Health Professional maintaining a LICSW, LP, LPCC, or LMFT license. Or in supervision to complete the requirements for obtaining a professional License.


  • Therapists who are registered in one of the following creative therapies (Art, Music, Drama, Poetry, Play, etc.) or working toward a creative art therapies registration.
  • Therapists with a strong multi-cultural awareness, and LGBQT+ community friendly.
  • Therapists who are trained in or have experience in trauma informed therapies, like: AIR Network and EMDR, etc.
  • Therapists who are multi-lingual or know ASL.
  • Therapists who are DBT trained or willing to become trained in DBT.

Full time and Part time spots are available.


Heather Matson, MA, LMFT, ATR-BC, ATCS

Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Board Certified Registered Art Therapist, Art Therapy Clinical Supervisor,  MN state approved LPCC and LMFT supervisor.

Art of Counseling, pllc. 275 4th St. E. #301, St Paul 55101

Office Voice Mail:(651) 318-0109 Fax: (651) 344-0515

Psychotherapy Groups

DBT Skills Group 18+ – Open Enrollment.

DBT Skills Group for ages 18+. Thursdays 1-2:30pm, currently online through ZOOM. Cycle opens up for new enrollees both the weeks March 11th and May 13th.

To enroll/register for either start date, please fill out the form below:

Psychotherapy Groups

Therapeutic Art & Fanfiction Group, Jan 12, 2020 Grades 5-8

Psychotherapy Groups, Uncategorized

DBT Informed Skills Group: Starting January 14th, 2020


Details: This is a 24 week, virtual DBT group. Together we will learn skills for Mindfulness, Emotion Regulation, Distress Tolerance, and Interpersonal Effectiveness. In addition, we will learn WHY these skills are helpful in managing intense emotions while improving the relationships we have with ourselves and others.

Psychotherapy Groups, Trauma- Informed, Uncategorized

Trauma Informed (AIR Network) Skills Group. Jan 2020

Trauma Informed (AIR Network) Skills Group

Starting Monday January 11 @ 5pm-6:30pm and presented on ZOOM.

Psychotherapy Groups

Food for Mood 101 Group: Jan 5, 2021

Introduction to Integrating Food as Medicine.

January 5th, 12-1pm, 4 weeks