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Dr. Hoekstra is a graduate of Luther College and earned his doctorate at the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. He has practiced clinical psychology for over 23 years and is licensed in the state of Minnesota. He has a long history of providing psychological assessment as well as treatment of mood disorders including depression and anxiety.

He is PSYPACT authorized to provide psychological care to patients in 40 states. For a list of states, please follow this link:

He has extensive training in sleep disorder diagnosis and treatment and has presented workshops on the topic.  He is board-certified in Behavioral Sleep Medicine (DBSM).

He also specializes in the treatment of psychological trauma such as PTSD. He has specific training and deep experience with EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) and ART (Accelerated Resolution Therapy).

Dr. Hoekstra has worked within a wide range of settings including county mental health, forensic court systems, outpatient clinic settings, and private practice.  He takes great pride in providing high-quality, patient-centric care as well as practical mental health education.

Dr. Hoekstra lives with his wife and children.  He enjoys camping in the MN State Parks, gravel cycling, running, and live music concerts. 

Professional Memberships:

American Psychological Association

Society for Behavioral Sleep Medicine

International Socieity of Accelerated Resolution Therapy

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