Amelia Ganyo
Amelia Ganyo
Mental Health Professional
Kittson Health Care (Hallock & Karlstad)

“I have witnessed how the arts can heal and help individuals lead a healthy, holistic lifestyle. I am passionate about helping others achieve psychological restoration and growth by applying my clinical skills and knowledge of how to implement visual arts, music, movement, and creative writing into effective mental health treatment. I am an action-oriented therapist who believes change happens by doing. I specialize in trauma-informed arts and music-based interventions geared uniquely to each consumer’s needs.”

Education: MSUM, Lesley University

Quote: “If you’re always trying to be normal, you will never know how amazing you can be.”

Pronouns: she/her/hers

Clinical Interests: Trauma, Using art-based Therapy

Specialty Training: Eye Movement and Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), expressive and creative arts therapies, Motivational Interviewing, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), crisis stabilization, suicide first aid

Hobbies: I enjoy playing the piano, singing, being in musicals, painting, volleyball, softball, being outside, playing with my dog Winnie