Kim specializes in working with adolescents and adults. She began her career working with adults and families in an Employee Assistance Program setting and carries some of the same principles of a Solution-focused approach in her counseling techniques today. She is able to have her clients focus on their strengths, goals and next steps toward their futures. While in private practice, Kim combines her background and passion for both adolescents and adults, with a focus on depression, anxiety, life transitions, grief and loss, woman's issues, divorce/separation and the EAP principle of gaining a work/life balance. Having a client-centered approach allows for a working therapeutic relationship which empowers the client to be their best selves in their own lives.
Kim graduated with a Master's Degree in Counseling from The College of New Jersey in 2003. Since that time, she earned the credentials of National Certified Counselor (NCC), Licensed Professional Counselor of Mental Health (LPC) in Pennsylvania and Delaware, Certified Employee Assistance Professional (CEAP), and Substance Abuse Professional (SAP). She focuses her practice on supporting her clients through the challenges they face through each stage of development from Adolescence through Aging Adult.
Kim's ability to connect with her clients and her use of multiple theoretical techniques leads to the achievement of their therapeutic goals. Collaboration with school, family, and medical providers allows Kim to view the client in a holistic way and provide support in all areas the client may be struggling.
If you are seeking Employee Assistance Program (EAP) Services, Kim is a Certified Employee Assistance Professional (CEAP) and assists clients in achieving work-life balance. Kim takes a solution-focused approach with her clients and provides short term therapy promoting increased productivity at work and overall wellness. In addition to EAP counseling, she is also trained in Critical Incident Response (CIR) and is able to perform evaluations as a Substance Abuse Professional, following the Department of Transportation (DOT) guidelines.