Counseling

Individual Counseling

50-minute session

Life transforms are stressful. Common reactions include fight, flight, or freeze causing us to feel stuck in the fog. Counseling can offer help to transition, recover, renew, and find acceptance in this new direction.

Individual sessions are weekly or biweekly based on your needs and availability. My therapeutic style is to meet you where you are in your journey and learn about your life. We will discover your values, goals, and seek to understand your family and how you developed into this amazing person.

Individual therapy: $120 per 50-minute session

Insurances accepted:

I can submit claim forms for these insurance policies. If you are out of network, I will provide you with a superbill you can submit on your own for reimbursement from your insurance provider.

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Family Systems Counseling

50-minute sessions

Families are unique, resilient, and complex. They experience joy and adventure as well as anxiety and disappointment. Family coaching focuses on improving family functioning in a manner that is both healing and protective of future generations.

Family sessions are weekly or biweekly based on your needs and availability. My therapeutic style is to meet you where you are in your journey and learn about your life. We will discover your values, goals, parenting styles, and investigate ideas of behavior change and stability.

Family therapy: $140 per 50-minute session

Insurances accepted:

  • Blue Cross Ble Shield
  • United Health Care
  • Open Path Collective
  • Sliding Scale based on Income

I can submit claim forms for these insurance policies. If you are out of network, I will provide you with a superbill you can submit on your own for reimbursement from your insurance provider.

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Grief Support Group

While mourning is a very private experience, the bereaved thrive with the communication and empathy of others. Mourning is an active process; the bereaved seek meaning in their loss and understanding the impact on their lives.

Group sessions are biweekly on Monday and Wednesday evenings providing 6 weeks of structured grief discovery and skills to healing after to death of a loved one. My therapeutic group style is to bring together bereaved adults to build community, support, and processing the loss of a loved one. Together we will discover your path to healing and collaborate on resilient skills and techniques for transitioning to a new you. Next groups beginning in October, March, July

Grief Support Group Therapy: $375

Insurances accepted:

  • Sliding Scale based on Income
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield

Sliding Scale based on Income:

Income Cost Per session
Under $25,000 $50 (Individual) $20 (Group)
$25,000 – $35,000 $70 (Individual) $30 (Group)
$35,000 – $45,000 $80 (Individual) $40 (Group)
$45,000 – $55,000 $90 (Individual) $50 (Group)
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Consulting

Katherine speaks, trains, and consults across the United States, as one of the early pioneers in perinatal loss and bereavement. Her profile includes keynoting conferences, facilitating workshops and all-day seminars, speaking at support groups, mentoring, one-on-one support, and training peer counselors, religious leaders, funeral directors, and others on grief and loss.

She is available to consult with hospitals, funeral homes, support groups, religious institutions, workplaces, and others to help develop or enhance programs to give wise, compassionate care and support families in crisis when a baby or child dies. Miscarriage, stillbirth, NICU losses, and sudden infant death along with child loss and general bereavement are her areas of expertise. She also trains professionals and supports parents experiencing fragile pregnancies and abnormal diagnosis, offering palliative care and networking assistance.

Bereavement Trainer

Katherine has presented at many workshops on childbearing loss and general bereavement to national, regional, and local groups including:

  • Loss Family Advisor, Loss Doulas certification training 2011-present
  • Int’l Stillbirth Summit, 2012, 2010, 2013, 2015
  • Pregnancy Loss and Infant Death Alliance, 2013
  • Perinatal Emotional Health Network, 2017, 2018, 2019

Consultant

Consultant/speaker to hospital and perinatal organizations:

  • Mission Hospital, Women’s Service Line, 2010-2014
  • Mission Hospital Perinatal Loss Advisory Committee 2011-2015
  • Mission Hospital Palliative Care Program, 2014
  • Mountain Area Health Education Center, 2018, 2020

Support Groups

  • Mission Hospital, A love Not Forgotten, 2010 -2013
  • MAHEC, Centering Parenting, 2015, 2016
  • Home Grown Families, Perinatal loss Support Group, 2016
  • Star Legacy Foundation, Bereaved Parents Support Group, 2019

Publications

  • Doulas of North America, 2010
  • InJoy Heath Podcast