Karen believes that through the trusting and empathetic relationship with a counselor, a person will be able to recognize the desire to create improvements in their life. Her goal for her clients is to assist them in building on their successes and look for opportunities to grow as an individual. She enjoys working with adult clients who are struggling with relationship and parenting issues, are feeling depressed or anxious or have experienced trauma. She employs various techniques from Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Mindfulness based practices to assist her clients.
She is accepting clients at Beachside Counseling & Wellness, LLC., under the supervision of Lucy S. Lauer, LMHC. As a Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern, she offers her services at a reduced rates, making therapy affordable for most individuals.