Kim specializes in couples therapy and is a Certified Advanced Imago Relationship Therapist. Her work with adults and adolescents focuses on tackling problems with relationships, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder and ADHD.
Kim draws on over 30 years of experience as a therapist as well as insights from her own marriage and raising two daughters and a stepson.
Kim earned her M.S. in Counseling Psychology in 1991 from Northeastern University. In 1989, she graduated with honors from Stockton University, where she majored in Psychology. Kim is a Certified Advanced Imago Relationship Therapist, National Certified Counselor and Approved Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor Supervisor in Maryland. She is a member of MAIT (Mid-Atlantic Imago & Relationship Therapists), Imago Relationships North America, and the American Counseling Association. Kim is the owner of The Dreaming Tree Counseling, a professional space where therapists practice independently and collaboratively.
Are you are stuck in unproductive patterns of behavior which negatively impact your life and your connections with others? Therapy can help you lead a more satisfying, productive life and help you become more communicative, closer with your partner and others, and better able to cope with the challenges you will face, both today and in the future.
Kim sees her role as a therapist as being a guide to her clients, helping them to gain insights, form connections, and make important behavioral changes, so that they may lead more productive, satisfying lives.
Depression, fear, and anxiety are some of the most common and uncomfortable emotions that we all experience at some point in our lives. Through counseling and treatment, you can recover motivation, perspective, and joy that you once had in your life.
Many individuals can experience symptoms associated with painful and traumatic circumstances. Anxiety, fear, and hopelessness are a few emotions that can linger after traumatic events. Therapy can help you to overcome these symptoms and guide you through the process of grief and healing.
Relationship counseling can be beneficial to couples who are looking to strengthen their emotional connection, in all stages of their relationship. Therapy sessions are held with both members of the couple. Counseling is a supportive place to discuss issues and solutions to better strengthen your relationship.