Connie Backstrom

Connie Backstrom, MHP, is currently working towards a master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy at Bethel Seminary in St. Paul, MN.  She is expected to graduate in 2020.  Her areas of interest include, helping families, children, adolescents, and adults of all ages navigate through the challenges of grief and loss, anxiety, depression, and relationship concerns. Connie has spoken nationally to various audiences on the impact the death of a child has on the family system.


Speciality: anxiety, depression, families navigating grief and loss associated with death of a close family member

Education:Bachelor’s degree in psychology from University of Northwestern, St Paul in May 2015.  Currently a graduate student in the Marriage and Family Therapy Master’s program at Bethel Seminary, St. Paul, MN