Scott Emmons, MA, LP

Scott Emmons is a Mental Health Professional who has a Master of Arts Degree in Education Psychology from the University of MN-Duluth campus.  Scott received his Bachelor's Degree in Psychology from Humboldt State in Arcata, California.

He has professional experience in residential treatment having worked at Northwoods Children’s Services in Duluth with severely emotionally disturbed youth and Mille Lacs Academy, which is a program for sex offending youth.  At Therapeutic Services Agency, Scott has provided In-Home Services, Family Based Services, and therapy to children, youth, and families in the TSA Child and Adolescent Treatment Program. Currently, Scott mainly provides outpatient therapy at the TSA Pine City office for children, teens and adults struggling with a variety of mental health issues, but continues to do some therapy with youth in TSA's Day Treatment program and the Child and Adolescent Treatment Program. Scott has completed the Permanency and Adoption Competency Certificate Program (PACC) in Minnesota and is available to help adoptive families in their family development. He has also completed Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Training (TF-CBT) to help people heal from trauma, and is being certified as a MAP therapist, which is an evidence- based approach to treat children and adolescents with depression, anxiety, and disruptive behaviors.