Kelly graduated with a Master’s of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Stetson University. She has worked in the public school system as well as residential and outpatient settings with adults and adolescents. She is a Certified Clinical Trauma Professional (CCTP) and is currently working toward completion of the Components of Care for Perinatal Mood & Anxiety Disorders.
Kelly uses a client-centered, solution-oriented approach. She has completed 48 hours of sandtray training through the Institute of Playful Healing and enjoys using expressive arts in session when appropriate. She believes that varied treatment approaches can provide the most rewarding and healing experience possible.
Kelly understands that the relationship between a therapist & client plays a major role in counseling and it is her goal to provide an open & safe space to promote healing. She believes whole-heartedly that everyone needs a place to be heard without judgment, but instead with empathy and support.
Kelly’s clinical and life experiences have helped her develop skills and insight within the areas of:
· Motherhood and young family struggles
· Perinatal/postpartum mood and anxiety disorders
· Navigating the school system
· Coping skills
· Sexual abuse
ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS
Kelly is currently accepting new clients. She offers appointments Monday through Friday. You can reach her at via email at kelly@CLIMBcounseling.com or by calling 407.490.0489 for more information and to schedule an appointment.