Hodan sees clients via telehealth, and is bilingual in English and Somali. She works with teens and adults and practices from a client- centered, holistic lens to resolving her clients' emotional difficulties. Her specialties include using talk therapy to support people who have experienced trauma, or with mood disorders like depression, and anxiety.
Hodan is able to accept self pay clients and is in network with:
Blue Cross Blue Shield
United Health Care
Hodan Farah is a Provisionally Licensed Mental Health Therapist (PLMHP), committed to working with various individuals, specifically young adults, and adolescents. She earned her B.A. in English at Minnesota State University Mankato, Minnesota, and her M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at the University of Nebraska-Omaha. Hodan is bilingual in Somali and English and has experience treating individuals from multiple and diverse cultural backgrounds. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, loves to read, and enjoys being physically active.
Working with Hodan means she aims to understand you and your environment and personal history. Hodan pays attention closely to where her clients are coming from and emphasizes wellbeing on the emotional, spiritual, physical, and mental levels. She helps individuals to understand and respect one another, negotiate differences, and resolve conflicts into healthier relationships.
Hodan's guiding quote:
“We cannot change, we cannot move away from what we are until we thoroughly accept what we are. Then change seems to come about almost unnoticed.”
- Carl R. Rogers, On Becoming a Person