Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401, United States


Intisar Hussein MSW, LICSW is a mental health therapist, founder of Lakes Counseling Services and an Adjunct Professor in the Department of Social Work at Augsburg University in Minneapolis, MN. Hussein's practice specializes in mental health, and offers services to individuals from diverse communities impacted by trauma as well as those facing end of life decisions. Intisar is a member of the Somali, Latino and Hmong Partnership for Health and Wellness (SoLaHmo), a community-driven research program that engages in Community Based Participatory Research (CBPR) partnerships with academic researchers. Through her work in SoLaHmo, she is currently a Community Co-Investigator on a National Institutes of Health funded study, Our body, Our health, to address topics in Somali women's sexual health. She received her Master's in Social Work from Augsburg University (2015) and her Bachelor's in Social Work from University of St. Thomas (2012). Intisar is an executive board member of the Minnesota Network of Hospice and Palliative care, presenting and advocating for end of life care and access to services. In 2019 she was elected by the Commissioner of Health to take the role of Social Worker on the Palliative Advisory Council.

Practice Details
  • Street Address

    19 South 1st Street Suite B1

  • City


  • Zip Code

    Minneapolis, Minnesota 55401, United States

  • State of Licensure


  • Describe Your Practice

    Online and In-Office

  • Accepting New Clients


  • Virtual Therapy


  • Prescribe Medication


  • My Website