Kathy is a Marriage, Couples and Family Intern. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Gonzaga University in Marketing and is currently pursuing a masters in Marriage, Couples and Family Counseling at George Fox University. Kathy believes every person has a story and that our relationships color our view of life. She feels that words can help heal especially when clients feel stuck.
Kathy’s desire is to take a humanistic approach in helping clients discover hope and meaning even during the harder seasons of life. She has a heart for those who see themselves as caregivers and a passion for working with children and families.
Kathy has worked with teens and children for the past twenty years. She utilizes Child Centered Play Therapy and Sand Tray Therapy as a means for clients to tell their stories. She also utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Internal Family Systems, Narrative Therapy and Acceptance Commitment Therapies as the primary modalities in her practice.
Kathy is supervised by Kelle DeBruin.