Katie Ashworth, Counselor in Fort Myer, FL and Online with Serenity Counseling Center
If you have been experiencing difficulties with Stress, Anxiety, Depression, Phobias, Difficult Life Transitions, Grief, Co-dependency, or Self-confidence, and would like to begin your journey to healing, Katie Ashworth will assist you in finding the route to these concerns and your peace. Katie’s goal is to help you feel comfortable and safe in a nonjudgmental and culturally sensitive environment. She will collaborate with you to identify the problem and work through to establish an effective treatment by identifying short and long-term goals. Katie believes that her clients deserve to be the best version of themselves and break free from daily mental hardships. Seeking treatment is the first step and can often be the hardest. Katie looks forward to assisting you in your journey towards a happier and healthier life.
Education and Training:
Katie Ashworth has a B. S. in Psychology through Keiser University located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Katie is currently an intern in the process of earning her master’s degree at Keiser University in the Clinical Mental Health Counseling program. She is under the direct clinical supervision of Janean Byrne who is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Florida #MH15525. Katie has experience with group therapy and one on one counseling with clients who struggle with anxiety, depression, anger, and phobias. Katie has excelled in her trainings with couples and family counseling, addictions counseling, psychopathology, and crisis counseling. Katie has also obtained continuing education certificates in assessment and intervention with suicidal clients and brief intervention and referral to treatment for substance misuse.
In Therapy, her focus has been on anxiety, depression, trauma, grief, self-esteem self-confidence, as well as many other hindrances that inhibit us from reaching our best potential and enjoying life. She believes in taking a cognitive behavioral approach to therapy, while considering an individual’s health, sleep patterns, thinking patterns, spirituality, relationship dynamics, etc. Her strengths are in using Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to change mal-adaptive thoughts, and Mindfulness Therapy.
Katie Ashworth is EMDR Trauma Therapy Trained through an Emdria approved program.