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Mary K. Helmin, LICSW, PsyD, LP

Mental Health - Inpatient
I focus on finding the best course of action to help customers on a healthy path toward a bright future.

Approach To Care

Dr. Mary Helmin believes that healthcare is a science and an art. Her goal is to see and understand customers in the context of his or her life and community, not just the symptoms or crisis that brought them through the door. She focuses on finding the best course of action to help customers on a healthy path toward a bright future.



  • Doctor of Psychology & Master of Science – Clinical Psychology – MN School of Professional
  • Psychology at Argosy University
  • Master of Science – Dance/Movement Therapy – Hunter College CUNY, NY
  • Certification in Holistic Therapies – University of St. Catherine


  • Clinical Residency, Natalis Counseling & Psychology Solutions St Paul, MN
  • Neuropsychology Post-Doc through Natalis and the U of MN/Fairview

Board Certifications

  • Minnesota Board of Psychology
  • Minnesota Board of Social Work


  • “Kudos” Colleague Recognition – UMMC Annual Medical Staff Awards 2017 and 2018


  • American Psychological Association
  • APA Division 40: Society for Clinical Neuropsychology
  • Women in Neuropsychology:Division 40 Subcommittee
  • International Neuropsychological Society
  • Minnesota Psychological Association
  • Proof Alliance (formally MOFAS)-FASD Diagnostic Consortium Member

Research Experience

  • Effects of Conflict on Relationship Perceptions
  • Autobiographical Memory In Relational Conflict
  • Benefits of Creative Movement in a Group Setting with Physically Handicapped Young Adults


Dr. Helmin is an avid cyclist and outdoor enthusiast. She appreciates all forms of art and in the evenings, she can frequently be found at the theatre or singing with her band.

Accepted Insurance

All North Memorial Health providers, with the exception of senior clinic providers, accept the following insurance carriers. Because health insurance plan payments vary and benefit levels are unique to each plan, you may confirm out of pocket cost with your insurance carrier by calling the number on the back of your insurance card.

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross
  • HealthPartners
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medical Assistance
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Preferred One
  • Ucare
  • UnitedHealthcare