Kelsey earned her Master's degree in Rehabilitation Counseling with Concentration in Clinical Mental Health from The George Washington University in Washington, D.C as well as an Advanced Certificate in Clinical Mental Health from University at Buffalo. Prior to entering the field of counseling, Kelsey obtained her Bachelor of Science in Special Education from the University of Georgia with a minor in Child and Family Development.
Kelsey has experience working with individuals coping with anxiety, depression, substance use and trauma. Her other specialties and areas of interest include women's health, chronic pain, relationship issues, life transitions, career issues and working actors. Kelsey uses a holistic framework when working with clients, emphasizing a foundation of collaboration and individualized evidence-based approaches.
Kelsey utilizes integrative approaches during session, including Psychodynamic theory, Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and mindfulness techniques. She is a member is the American Counseling Association, a National Certified Counselor and a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor.