Danny Porter

(LICSW, School, Social, Woker)
Therapist Danny Porter Photo

About Me

Hello there! My name is Dan Porter. I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in Minnesota with over 20 years of experience working in the Mental Health field. I have worked with teens with a wide range of concerns including depression, anxiety, school problems, ADHD, relationship issues and adoption . Primarily, I have been working with teens children of all ages including GLBTQ community.

I am a person centered therapist with a warm and compassionate style. I believe in treating others with respect and dignity no matter there background, condition, ethnic, cultural or religious beliefs. I will meet you where you are and move along at your pace. I don't believe in stigmatizing labels, and my approach is hands-on and interactive.

I acknowledge the courage it takes to seek support to find a more fulfilling and happier life and commend you for your choice in reaching for that goal. I look forward to working together.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • LGBT
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Depression
  • ADHD
Also experienced in:
Addictions , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 15

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LICSW #12179 (Expires: 2022-11-30)


Written by K.I. on Sep 27, 2021 after therapy with Danny for 2 weeks

He has been rather helpful and I believe that the sessions are great and it will be well

Written by A.N. on Sep 19, 2021 after therapy with Danny for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, lgbt, relationship issues, self esteem, career difficulties, and coping with life changes

Only been with Danny 2 sessions and already notice a big change in myself. He is so attentive and spends him time making sure I’m ok. He is easy to talk and listens so well. I’ve learnt some great tips from him in such a short space of time and look forward to staying with him. Thank you Dan!

Written by M.O. on Sep 17, 2021 after therapy with Danny for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, lgbt, relationship issues, and family conflicts

Danny he is amazing and helpful but the only problem with me was the time zone