Deborah S Simmons, PhD, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Minnetonka
Welcome. I'm Dr. Deborah Simmons. I specialize in infertility, third party reproduction (use of donor sperm, donor eggs, and surrogacy), miscarriage, stillbirth, fetal anomalies, postpartum depression. As a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, I collaborate with OB/GYN practices, fertility clinics, and fertility agencies in the Twin Cities and around the country. I also work frequently with individuals and couples to treat depression, anxiety, trauma, and medical trauma. I use clinical hypnosis and EMDR. My philosophy: Compassion+Action=Real Healing. You are not alone. I wish you well and look forward to meeting you soon.
Take the first step to help. Call or Email Deborah S Simmons now - (763) 260-8113 x102


  • Years in Practice: 15+ Years
  • School: University of Minnesota
  • Year Graduated: 1996
  • License No. and State: 917 Minnesota


  • Avg Cost (per session): $140 - $200
  • Accepts Insurance: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: Cash, Mastercard, Visa

Accepted Insurance Plans

  • BlueCross and BlueShield
  • Health Savings Accounts (HSA)
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

  • Membership: ASRM
  • Member Since: 1999
  • Membership: MN Society Clinical Hypnosis
  • Member Since: 2001

Deborah S Simmons's Groups


  • Infertility
  • Grief
  • Chronic Pain


  • Adoption
  • Anxiety
  • Borderline Personality
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Obesity
  • Pregnancy loss, stillbirth, miscarriage
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Weight Loss

Mental Health

  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders


  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus


  • Adults


  • Bisexual Clients
  • Cancer
  • Gay Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients

Treatment Approach

Treatment Orientation

  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Hypnotherapy
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Relational


  • Individuals
  • Couples
Last Modified: 17 Mar 2016
Deborah S Simmons, PhD, LMFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Minnetonka

Deborah S Simmons

Marriage & Family Therapist, PhD, LMFT