Paula J. Detjen, MA, LMFT, LPC, MnGTP

Helping Individuals, Couples and Families Rediscover Strengths and Potential


Confidentiality & Privacy Policy

The law protects the relationship between a client and a psychotherapist, and information cannot be disclosed without written permission.

Exceptions include:

  • Suspected child abuse or dependant adult or elder abuse, for which I am required by law to report this to the appropriate authorities immediately.
  • If a client is threatening serious bodily harm to another person/s, I must notify the police and inform the intended victim.
  • If a client intends to harm himself or herself, I will make every effort to enlist their cooperation in ensuring their safety. If they do not cooperate, I will take further measures without their permission that are provided to me by law in order to ensure their safety.

Paula J. Detjen, MA, LMFT, LPC
(507) 581-0430


Paula provides gambling therapy as well as Child, Adolescent, Adult and Individual & Family counseling in Northfield, MN and Burnsville, MN.