Courtney Padjen, Therapist in Minnesota — Zencare
Courtney  Padjen

Courtney Padjen


Licensed Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, LAMFT Psychologist, PhD
Minnesota Accepting Online
Updated November 18, 2022

Specialties & Expertise

  • Sexual health & dysfunction
  • Nonmonogamy, polyamory, and kink
  • Relationship issues
  • Communication issues
  • Complex PTSD (C-PTSD)
  • Couples counseling


Sexual health & dysfunction - Addressing emotional, physical, and biological concerns related to sexual intimacy and functioning; education and skill building around topics such as erectile dysfunction, orgasms, low libido, shame, and history of abuse; improving communication to realize a fulfilling sex life

Nonmonogamy, polyamory, and kink - Exploring one’s values in and beliefs about relationships; practicing boundary-setting, conflict resolution, and romantic or sexual relationship bonding with partners

Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating

Communication issues - Developing effective interpersonal skills in relationships withpartners, families, and co-workers; using healthy methods of communication to convey needs and respond to others

Complex PTSD (C-PTSD) - Recovering from the impact of long-term, repeated traumatic events, such as emotional abuse and neglect

Couples counseling - Addressing relationship challenges and life transitions; strengthening communication and feelings of security, desire, connection, and love


  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Parents
  • Young adults (18-24)


Courtney Padjen is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $160 (55min)
  • Initial session: $190 (55min)
  • Couples sessions: $160 (55min)
  • Family sessions: $160 (55min)
  • Individual session: $225 (90min)
  • Individual session: $300 (120min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Monthly
  • Every other week
  • Multiple times a week


Online Sessions (Minnesota)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue Please inquire about hours
  • Wed Please inquire about hours
  • Thu Please inquire about hours
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Please inquire about hours
  • Sun Please inquire about hours

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 1 year

Centre for Sexual Wellness, Sex & Relationship Therapist, 2020 - Present
UMN Student Counseling Services, Intake & Crisis Counselor, 2016 - 2021
Sexual Wellness Institute, Sex & Relationship Therapist, 2019 - 2020
Safety Center, Inc, Primary Therapist, 2013 - 2018

Northcentral University, PhD, 2021


Minnesota: 4041