MA, Adler Graduate School, Richfield
BS, Crown College
Karla holds a Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy / Art Therapy. Her clinical focus is working with Adults who are experiencing anxiety, depression, ADHD, trauma and loss, personality disorders, and relational issues. Karla has experience in and is passionate about working with clients who are currently, or in the past, have been involved in the legal system.
Karla has many years of experience as a nurse prior to making her career change into the mental health field. The last 7 years she has worked in Inpatient residential treatment with individuals experiencing a serious and persistent mental illness, issues with chemical use, homelessness, and involvement in the legal system. Karla currently practices under clinical supervision while she completes post-degree state requirements to become an independently licensed marriage and family counselor.
"As a therapist, I strive to "See with the eyes of another, listen with the ears of another, and to feel with the heart of another," (Alfred Adler quote) which fuels my ability to be empathic and show compassion for those who are hurting." Upon a client's request, Karla welcomes the opportunity to bring faith practices into the therapeutic process.
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