Karen is a Nationally Certified Counselor, Licensed Professional Counselor and Mental Health Service provider specializing in individual, couples, family and group therapy. She has over 20 years of experience as a counselor, mental health therapist, and licensed professional counselor specializing in marriage, couples, individual and group counseling. Karen has a BA in Psychology from Crichton College in Memphis, Tennessee and and an MA in Counseling from CCU in Colorado. Karen is a Nationally Certified Counselor, a licensed Professional Counselor & holds a Mental Health Service Provider Designation. She has maintained private practice in both Colorado Springs, Colorado and Memphis, Tennessee and has extensive experience working with clients in mental health centers. She is currently serving as a private practitioner serving Glenwood Springs, Colorado and surrounding areas, working with a broad spectrum of clients.
Areas of specialization and expertise include: marital and couples counseling, men and women's issues including: clinical depression and post-partum depression, eating disorders, anger management, conflict-resolution, anxiety and panic disorders, grief and loss, PTST, alcohol and drug abuse and addictions, and other co-occurring disorders.
Karen is an interactive, solution-focused and person centered therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.