Alaina Hein

Alaina Hein

Mental Health Therapist, LGSW, Clinical Trainee

Professional Philosophy

I prefer to utilize Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, as a treatment modality, with a solution focused lens providing a safe space for therapeutic processing and development of tools and to aid in the achievement of an individual’s best quality of life.

Ages Served

Children, Adolescents, and their families

Specialty Areas

My areas of interest in mental health include and is not limited to trauma rehabilitation, suicidal idealization, self-injurious behavior, anxiety, depression, dissociation, oppositional defiance disorder, mood and emotional dysregulation, in additional to attachment related issues.


North Branch and Region 7E Mobile Crisis Services

Professional Experience

I have experience working with many individuals with developmental disabilities, those identifying as LGBTQ+, and people with many diverse experiences and backgrounds. I have been working at the inpatient level of care providing crisis stabilization for children and their families in a trauma-focused and person-centered manner.


Masters in Social Work from the University of Southern California
Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Science from North Dakota State University
Bachelor of Science in Social Work from Minot State University

License and Credentials

Licensed Graduate Social Worker holding a license to practice mental health therapy in Minnesota and North Dakota