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Amy Kilgore, LPCC

Stress, Anxiety Addictions Trauma and abuse Grief Parenting issues
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About me

Hi-- my name is Amy Kilgore and I am a licensed professional clinical counselor. I have 13 years of professional work experience and a lifetime of personal experience. I have received much healing grace in my life and am passionate about serving others on their journey. At the foundation of my work is my belief in the gospel of Jesus Christ which informs my worldview and sense of peace, hope, love and security. I have a broad range of experience treating various mental health disorders in all age ranges. I am currently trained/certified in two forms of trauma treatment (EMDR, TF-CBT) as I believe most clinical disorders are manifestations of unresolved grief and fear issues. I have the most experience in helping clients with trauma and abuse, stress and anxiety, coping with addictions, relational issues, eating disorders, personality disorders & coping with grief and loss. I believe that you are the expert of your story and acknowledge that reaching out for help is most difficult and courageous. I'm here to support you in your process -- please let me know If you think we're a good match! :)

Professional experience

13yrs in practice

Additional areas of focus: Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Intimacy-related issues, Eating disorders, Anger management, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes, ADHD, Abandonment, Adoption and Foster Care, Attachment Issues, Autism and Asperger Syndrome, Avoidant Personality, Body Image, Codependency, Communication Problems, Control Issues, Disruptive Mood Dysregulation Disorder (DMDD), Dissociation, Divorce and Separation, Domestic Violence, Eating and Food-Related Issues, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, First Responder Issues, Forgiveness, Guilt and Shame, Impulsivity, Isolation/Loneliness, Jealousy, Life Purpose, Mood Disorders, Narcissism, Obsessions, Compulsions, and OCD, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Paranoia, Personality Disorders, Post-traumatic Stress, Process addiction (porn, exercise, gambling), Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Social Anxiety and Phobia, Somatization, Women's Issues, Young Adult Issues

Clinical approaches: Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Motivational Interviewing, Somatic Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy, Internal Family Systems

License information

KY LPCC 252502


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Amy Kilgore. We don't pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with BetterHelp might be different.

She listens and understands my feelings concerns and gives good input and insight to help me become a better person for my daughter family and friends. Super easy to talk too about difficult situations. Would highly recommend Amy.

Written on Apr 05, 2023 after therapy with Amy for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, and grief

So far this has been a great experience for me. Amy is awesome and she actually listens and understands me. She pays attention to what I am saying and doesn’t seem distracted like the last therapist I had at another company. Amy doesn’t just tell me what she thinks I want to hear. Amy truly cares about my situation and actually reaches out to me between appointments to check on how I am doing. I would absolutely recommend Amy and BetterHelp!

Written on Mar 14, 2023 after therapy with Amy for 1 month on issues concerning relationship issues, and family conflicts

Amy is the best therapist I have had. She is very supportive, listens attentively, and has help me grow and address every issue I have brought to her. I have learned skills to use daily to help with my anxiety and processing my emotions and past traumas.

Written on Feb 16, 2023 after therapy with Amy for 4 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, and coping with life changes

Very compassionate, listens and offers insightful questions. Very helpful.

Written on Jan 17, 2023 after therapy with Amy for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, self esteem, and adhd

Amy is simply amazing and understanding.

Written on Jan 14, 2023 after therapy with Amy for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, grief, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, anger management, career difficulties, and bipolar disorder

She is a great therapist.

Written on Dec 09, 2022 after therapy with Amy for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, parenting issues, and anger management