You want a great relationship and deep connection with your child, but it seems like there is a new conflict every day to add to the previous ones. You can’t seem to stop comparing yourself to other families, who seem to have it all together. What if you could stop beating yourself up and find peace in your relationship with your child? Understanding yourself can be the first step to creating the relationship you crave with them.
Karen sees a variety of clients, but mainly focuses on parent-child relationship issues. She uses a cognitive behavioral approach within the theoretical construct of Family Systems Theory. She believes we find meaning in life when we look closely at ourselves and at the role we play in our relationships. Karen understands how busy life can be and offers evening and weekend appointment times.
Karen has two young adult children, who she raised in a two-parent home for the first part of their lives and as a single parent during their adolescent years. She understands the challenges of both scenarios of parenting.
Karen received her Master of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Texas A&M University-Texarkana and her Master of Education in Guidance and Counseling from the University of Central Oklahoma. She is a licensed professional counselor (LPC) in Texas.