Kathleen McCarthy


About Me

I am a psychotherapist with licensure in Wisconsin as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Substance Abuse. I have a wealth of experience in providing treatment to adults, couples, teenagers and, children and families.
My specialty is the treatment of trauma utilizing EMDR. I also have advanced training and certification in Hypnotherapy. I approach treatment from a holistic perspective incorporating mind, body, and spirit.
I have a passion for health and wellness and am interested in helping patients achieve their life desires and exam aspects of their thoughts and behaviors that may be interfering with obtaining their life ambitions.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Relationship issues
  • Family conflicts
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Addictions , LGBT , Grief , Intimacy-related issues , Eating disorders , Sleeping disorders , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Coaching , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Hypnotherapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 30

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


LCSW #3630-123 (Expires: 2023-02-28)


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Kathleen McCarthy . 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 by J.A. on Apr 10, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 2 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, parenting issues, and self esteem

There is a level of comfort I feel with Kathleen. She listens to me and offers advice when I need it.

Written by A.N. on Apr 08, 2022 after therapy with Kathleen for 2 months on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, self esteem, and adhd

Kathleen and I have got on extremely well and she helped me to analyse what I need to work on. She‘s always been kind and is an excellent listener.
Many thanks

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