Karen Keys, LMHC, CASAC
|Professions: Counselling, Mental Health Counseling, Psychotherapy|
|License Status: I'm a licensed professional.|
|Primary Credential: Licensed Mental Health Counselor - 006193|
|Secondary Credential: CASAC - 29978|
Billing and Insurance
I don't currently accept insurance, but I can provide documentation if clients wish to submit to an insurance company for "out of network" benefit coverage
Fees: Free initial consultation by phone. $150/ in-person and $100/video sessions. 10% discount for pre-paid monthly service. Text services range from $100-$150/month, depending on the number of exchanges. Sliding scale and evening and weekend hours available. I am very happy to discuss a service package that works for your schedule, preferences, and financial resources, so please be open with me about arranging the right services for you. I accept cash, checks, or credit cards.
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My respect for the unique humanity in all people serves as the foundation of my practice, and I bring respect for every person's history and goals. I have a experienced a wide range of life events, including different careers, homeschooling, living abroad, losses, successes and failures. As a seasoned person, my curiosity and compassion touch on every encounter I have with others. My clinical training combines with my personal story, so that I am able to use proven techniques to assist each person to know themselves fully and achieve their goals. Working together, we can help you feel better and also get better. It would be a privilege to use my skills to assist you in your journey. I encourage you to explore my web site to learn about ways that I can help. Please do not hesitate to contact me for a complimentary conversation.
Email or Call Karen Keys, LMHC, CASAC at 1-800-651-8085 ext. 26569
More Info About My Practice
In-person, video, & text sessions available, as well as pre-pay discounts and a sliding scale. I plan to offer a supportive tweeting service soon. Please do not hesitate to speak openly with me about your needs, wishes, and financial resources. No concern is offensive or out of bounds -- just bring it up and we'll discuss it together. I make every effort to support and assist you and will negotiate a service package that works for your schedule and your finances. Evening and weekend times available. I don't take insurance at this time but will provide you documentation so can submit for out-of-network reimbursement.
Importance of the Client-Therapist Alliance
It's been my observation that people don't usually seek therapy as a "first resort" but after they have tried other ways of coping with life's difficulties -- avoidance, substance use, self-harm, money, sex, etc. I fully understand how stressful and "exposed" it can feel to talk to a counselor. In other words: for most of us, it's an emotional risk. To make change means to try new ways of understanding, of being, and of acting. The foundation for risk-taking in therapy and then in your life is the stable and solid therapeutic relationship. None of us will "rock the boat" when we're standing up in a canoe! The more solid the ground under your feet, the greater the leap you can make. It is a privilege for me to provide a solid, reliable, and authentically genuine base, so that you can stretch to your fullest.
Services I Provide
- Clinical Supervision
- Group Therapy
- Individual Therapy & Counseling
- Online Counseling / Phone Therapy
- Psychological Evaluation
Ages I Work With
Groups I Work With
Trauma survivors, LGBTQ, adults, elder people, chronically ill and disabled
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