Welcome to A Better Way Mental Health Therapy

About Me

My background


My name is Irwin Thompson. I am an African American Mental Health Therapist, LICSW. The client population/s I serve are predominately African American Individuals and Groups. I work with Children, Adolescents, and Adults; and I provide culturally specific services to African American Individuals and Groups. Some of the topics I address when working with African American Individuals and Groups are: Loss of Language, Re-connecting to an Intellectual Heritage, Black Pain, and De-Stigmatizing Mental Illness.    

How I got started


Life experiences both personal and professional  motivates me in profound ways. And the aforementioned solidifies my commitment to be of service to mankind

My approach


I am trained in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) with an equal emphasis on Solution-Focused Brief Therapy.   


A Better Way

3220 County Road 10, STE 106 Brooklyn Center, Minnesota 55429, United States

(612) 584-1106