Karolyn is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who works with individuals, couples and families to reach their goals for better living.
Karolyn has worked for twenty years as a therapist, fifteen of those year in the south Metro area. She works with a multitude of concerns, accepting almost all insurance vendors, as an in-network provider.
Her specialty areas include marital therapy, recovery from depression, anxiety, sexual trauma, eating disorders, body image issues, and adolescent and family issues. She has advanced training in EMDR (Eye Movement and Desensitization Reprocessing).
Integration of faith in therapy and Christian counseling are areas of strength for Karolyn. She also uses her experience to mentor and supervise new therapists in the field.
Karolyn is a strength-based therapist who considers the depth of resources available to solve issues. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support, skills and tools to help clients make strides toward thriving. She integrates warmth, humor, and complementary methodologies and approaches. She tailors her practice to the needs of each client. With compassion and understanding she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the goals they seek.
Warner Pacific College
Bachelor of Arts, 1982
Lewis & Clark College
Master of Arts, 1994
License, Certifications & Awards
Marriage and Family Therapist, #1219, State of MN
Licensed Professional Counselor, #C1147, State of OR
Marriage and Family Therapist, #T0395, State of OR
National Certified Counselor, #36595
Approved Clinical Supervisor, #00757
EMDR, Level 2
Nuerobiology and psychology
Christian counseling interventions
National Board for Certified Counselors