Kate graduated in 2002 with a Masters Degree in Counselor Education from Radford University. She has been a full-time School Counselor at Blacksburg High School for 13 years and has provided extensive academic, career, social, and personal counseling. Kate has an interest in providing assistance to clients in adolescence through adulthood with:
- Grief and loss
- Social skills
- Stress management
- Adjustment to change
- Academic counseling and future planning
Kate is also a Certified Massage Therapist and is involved in bringing social emotional awareness and learning and mindfulness practices to all of her clients. She believes that a holistic view of wellness is crucial to overall health and often considers a solution focused and cognitive behavioral focus. She is currently running a mindfulness group for adults.
Kate is supervised by Alan Forrest, Ed.D., LPC., LMFT