Joann Olson

Joann Olson, MSW, LICSW

Schedule an Appointment

To schedule an appointment with Joann Olson please call 701-780-6697 or use our online form.




  • Psychotherapist


Formal Education

University of Mary, Bismarck, North Dakota, BS in Social Work and Social and Behavioral Sciences
University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, North Dakota, Master of Social Work

Additional Information

Areas of Interest

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Depression and anxiety
  • Post-traumatic stress
  • Relationship/Marital difficulties
  • Divorce
  • Co-dependency
  • Grief/loss
  • LGBT
  • Psychosocial illness, injury and disability


  • LICSW in North Dakota and Minnesota


Joann Olson, Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, has been a part of Altru’s Psychiatry Center since 2005. Joann has more than 20 years of experience providing therapy and diagnostic evaluations for adolescents and adults. She provides care to individuals, families, and couples. Joann utilizes psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral, solution focused and strength-based approaches to therapy. She is an employee assistance program (EAP) provider.

Special Practices and Procedures

  • Mental health
  • Therapy and diagnostic evaluations for adolescents and adults
  • Psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral and solution focused and strength based therapy
  • Individual, family and couples therapy

Office Information


  • Altru 860 Columbia
    (formerly Altru Psychiatry Center)
    860 S. Columbia Rd.
    Grand Forks, North Dakota 58201
    • Main: 701-780-5000