Katie is a graduate of The Chicago School of Professional Psychology where she earned a Masters in Clinical Psychology. She has experience providing therapy and support to children, teens and families in a variety of environments such as schools, community mental health agencies and in-home support. Her experience is in providing crisis and outpatient counseling to youth and families as well as ABA (Applied Behavior Analysis), home-based therapy to youth with developmental disabilities. Currently, Katie is a therapist and school counselor with Seeds of Awareness, a community-based counseling center in Oakland. Seeds of Awareness and Aurum Prep have partnered to offer therapeutic services in school. Katie provides individual and group therapy that incorporates play, art and mindfulness practices to allow children to connect with themselves, others and the world around them. She is dedicated to providing a safe and therapeutic space for students to express themselves and feel supported at school.