Kathleen Hill

LICSW

About Me

I am a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW) in beautiful Washington State. I obtained my Bachelors Degree in Psychology from San Francisco State University and my Masters' Degree from New Mexico Highlands University. I starting working in the mental health field in 2003 with severely mentally ill individuals with Schizophrenia, Bi-polar disorder with psychotic features , depression with psychotic features and personality disorders. I have treated addictions to alcohol and substance use, depression, anxiety, grief and loss and adjustment disorders. I have a passion for helping people. I take a team approach, you and I work together to improve the quality of your life, to increase your joy and zest for being.

I enjoy using the principles of Mindfulness, Solution focused therapy, Client centered therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy , Motivational Interviewing, Narrative therapy among others and have a strengths based approach.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Addictions
  • Relationship issues
  • Grief
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
LGBT , Family conflicts , Trauma and abuse , Intimacy-related issues , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , ADHD

Clinical approaches:
Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Attachment-Based Therapy, Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 3

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

WA LICSW LW61011515


Reviews

These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Kathleen Hill. 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.

Written on Nov 04, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, anger management, and adhd

Kathleen
Was very helpful with my cause I'm great full for her help to be honest I'm looking for in person session so I can use my insurance to pay for sessions

Written on Sep 28, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, self esteem, coping with life changes, and adhd

Kathleen has helped me get through a rough patch in my girlfriend and I's relationship. She's helped me deal with insecurities that I've had and given me strategies to help deal with them.

Written on Aug 12, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 3 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, anger management, and adhd

She's awesome!

Written on Jun 04, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 5 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, and compassion fatigue

Kathleen provides the perfect mix of thoughtful advice and patient listening. She's done so much to help me get my thoughts in order.

Written on Apr 15, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, coping with life changes, adhd, and anger management

Kathleen is slowly building a map of my life experience to help track current behavioral issues that spring from deep survival habits formed in childhood and early adolescence which still trigger me as an adult.

Written on Apr 07, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, addictions, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, and coping with life changes

She’s the best!

Written on Mar 02, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, and grief

Kathleen is awesome at listening, validating, and giving moral support when needed. She also gives great techniques to feel and acknowledge our pain in healthy ways

Written on Mar 02, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, and self esteem

Kathleen is incredible, I always look forward to our sessions! She listens attentively and has helped me overcome many hardships and assisted me in making changes that better my life experience. Highly recommend.

Written on Jan 27, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 2 months on issues concerning addictions

Have been in therapy multiple times over several decades and this has been my best experience by far. I’ve made more progress in the last few months working with Kathleen than I had working over years with others. I genuinely look forward to our sessions.

Written on Jan 23, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, depression, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, and parenting issues

Kathleen has helped me through some of my most stressful, anxious, and challenging moments, and I’m so grateful for her reliable, consistent, and thoughtful support!

Written on Jan 21, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, self esteem, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, parenting issues, and bipolar disorder

I appreciate Kathleens open kindness. She has walked me through hardships, that were very difficult to dissect. I can tell she loves to help her patients. I was able to learn tools to help myself during anxiety triggered responses. Thank you for the work you do!

Written on Jan 03, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, grief, self esteem, and compassion fatigue

Kathleen is wonderful. She gives me realistic goals and tasks each week that are helpful. She is insightful and a great listener.

Written on Dec 29, 2021 after therapy with Kathleen for 4 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, and intimacy-related issues

My experience with Kathleen has been amazing! She gives me tools to handle my anxiety and I am so grateful for my sessions!

Written on Dec 07, 2021 after therapy with Kathleen for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, grief, intimacy-related issues, eating disorders, self esteem, coping with life changes, coaching, and adhd

Great communication

Written on Nov 26, 2021 after therapy with Kathleen for 2 weeks on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, and coping with life changes

Great listener, great counselor, very little latency between our interactions, she is always prompt and on time. I appreciate her insights, they have been very helpful for me.

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