Dr. Bell completed her Bachelor of Science Degree in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh. She was then admitted into the Clinical Psychology graduate program at Central Michigan University where she was trained as a scientist-practitioner, completing her Master's Degree and Doctorate. Dr. Bell completed her predoctoral internship and postdoctoral fellowship at Hennepin County Medical Center, before being hired as a Senior Clinical Psychologist.

Dr. Bell specializes in cognitive-behavioral therapy, anxiety disorders, trauma, and culturally sensitive treatments for diverse populations. Dr. Bell also treats individuals with serious and persistent mental illness.