My Approach to Helping
Accepting New Clients! Welcome to my practice, my name is Karen Anderson and I graduated with a Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and am currently working on my Ph.D. in Marriage and Family Therapy. I have over 15 years of experience working with individuals, couples, and their relationships. During my academic work, I was the recipient of the UNLV Excellence in Marriage and Family Therapy Practice award and am currently registered with the State of Nevada as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist as well as a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor.
As an individual, couple, and family counselor I work with all ranges of concerns that life provides. Please call me for a FREE 15 MIN. phone consultation. As a certified alcohol and drug counselor intern, substance abuse issues and concerns may be addressed in counseling.
Combined with my educational requirements I am a Certified EMDR clinician (Eye-movement Desensitization Reprocessing Therapy a specialized method for working with trauma and the body.
I look forward to talking with you!
More Info About My Practice
"....Nobody could have been more skeptical than ... and I on what therapy could have done for us. But thankfully, we pushed our BIG egos aside and stumbled upon a counselor that helped us to see different perspectives. I honestly believe that if we hadn't participated in the work we did with you, we would not be together right now. So again, thank you! ... "
"...The people we were when we came into your office a year ago were totally different people than we are now. And I can almost pinpoint that pivotal moment in your office when it hit us that the way we were acting was unnecessary, not to mention a blatant waste of time. We made a conscious effort to remove ourselves from the drama in our lives and focused on building our trust and friendship back up..."
"I meant to tell you last night you could quite possibly be the best therapist I've ever had based on your abilities mainly, but also the fact that I am now an open book after my shame presentation. I have never revealed all of that to anyone of the 5 therapists I have to been to over the past 15 years. Of course I've never really gone to a therapist for a long term. But, pretty great you are able to extract this kind of stuff in a very gently way through the Brene`Brown curriculum. Amazing!"
"...I just wanted to say thank you again. Your insight, unbiased opinions and mediation abilities truly helped us to find our way..."