Kathy is a Licensed Professional Counselor specializing in individual and family therapy, and maintains a private practice in Peachtree City, Georgia. She especially enjoys working with children, adolescents, individuals with autism spectrum disorders, members of the military and their families.
Kathy graduated from Pepperdine University with a Bachelor’s degree in Communication in 1986. She received her Master’s degree in Counseling Psychology from Bowie State University with a focus on child, adolescent, and family counseling in 2008. As part of her training, Kathy completed a year-long internship at the United States Army’s Landstuhl Regional Medical Center hospital in Landstuhl, Germany in the child and adolescent psychiatric unit.
Kathy has experience working in a variety of settings including a community mental health agency, hospital, and private practice.
Kathy combines the science of psychology with the art of creative intervention to best serve her clients. She has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults dealing with a wide array of issues. She utilizes a lighthearted/play therapy-type approach in working with her younger clients in order to form a mutually engaged relationship between counselor and client, which promotes therapeutic change.
Professional Associations and Groups:
Licensed Professional Counselors Association of Georgia
The American Counseling Association
NBCC Board Certified Professional Counselor
Licensed Professional Counselor
M.A. degree, Counseling Psychology, Bowie State University, Bowie, Maryland
B.A. degree, Communication, Pepperdine University, Malibu, California
Areas of Speciality
• Family Transitions and Adjustments (divorce/loss)
• Autism Spectrum Disorders (Asperger’s Syndrome)
• Behavioral Problems
• Learning Challenges
• ADHD and Impulse Disorders
• Boys Small Group Counseling
• Military Psychology and Family Reunification
• Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Dissociative Disorders