Kate is a fully licensed clinical social worker (LCSW) and she has a range of experience in couple’s counseling, sex therapy, trauma work, and mental health treatment. She works with individuals and couples, using a variety of therapeutic techniques. She has a strong focus on issues related to relationships, communication, affair recovery, emotional disconnection, trauma, sexual orientation, gender identity, loneliness, divorce, family transitions, aging parents, anxiety, depression, sexual assault, domestic violence, male sexual dysfunction, and female sexual pain disorders, to name a few.
Kate has a BA from Bard College in New York and an MSW from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is currently enrolled in the Institute for Sexuality Education and Enlightenments Holistic Sex Therapy program to further advance her clinical sex therapy practice. She is trained in EMDR. Kate is a member of the National Association for Social Workers (NASW); International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy (ICEEFT); North Carolina Association for Clinical Social Work (NCACS); and Society for Sex Therapy and Research (SSTAR).
When not working, Kate enjoys spending time with her two teenage children, traveling, reading, hiking, and fostering dogs.