Kathleen earned both her Bachelor of Arts and Masters Degree from Chapman University College in Orange, California. Her years of specialized training and experience have equipped her with skills in various therapeutic approaches including solution-focused therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, and EMDR. She has a background in treating co-occurring disorders (substance abuse treatment and mental health). She customizes her approach to meet the needs and presenting problems of her clients and directs their treatment to establish a therapeutic alliance in order to facilitate the bridge to health.
Kathleen has an engaging spirit with good humor; she is able to engage clients from various backgrounds in their quest to learn, improve and emerge as more effective human beings. She is able to see and appreciate her clients’ personal power, unique gifts and she is able to assist them in seeing the light out of the darkness.