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Balke, Timothy

Director of MA and Certificate Programs, Graduate School of Professional Psychology
PhD University of Minnesota, Family Social Science

M.A., University of Minnesota, Counseling and Student Personnel Psychology

B.S., University of Minnesota, Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics
Office Location: MOH 445J
Phone: (651) 962-4641
1000 LaSalle Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Tim is a licensed psychologist and has worked in a variety of mental health service settings over the past 20 years.  Tim has had his own private practice for the past 12 years, specializing in individual and family therapy with children, adolescents, and their families.  Tim also provides individual and couple therapy for adults, and he co-facilitates a weekly men’s therapy group. Tim’s scholarly interests include: important client, therapist, and societal factors for a therapist to consider in building an effective and honest therapeutic relationship with each client; the appropriate timing of and approaches utilized by therapists in addressing difficult issues with clients in therapy; and effective and respectful ways of working with adolescents and their families.