Kara has a bachelor's degree in Psychology and is currently a graduate student in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program at the University of Nebraska – Omaha. Kara has a long-standing history at Counseling Connections & Associates, having worked as a Customer Service Coordinator for 5 years. During her time at CCA, Kara was frequently labeled a top employee by her colleagues and clients of the practice.
As a Master’s Level Intern, Kara provides counseling services to individuals dealing with various mental health issues. She is invested in seeing clients with various needs and experiences. Kara views therapy as a collaborative space and enjoys co-learning alongside her clients. She believes that much of the growth in therapy is dependent on the relationship she gets to build with her clients.
Kara works to meet each client where they are at, supporting the client’s agency and expertise in determining the best path towards healing. As a foundation, she practices a client-centered, trauma-informed approach from an Emotionally Focused Therapy framework.