Kahlynn attended Minnesota State University, Mankato studying for a bachelor’s arts degree in Psychology with a minor in Family Life Child Development while serving for Americorps as a literacy tutor with Minnesota Reading Corps working with underserved and underprivileged youth, grades K-3. She continued her volunteer work with Americorps as a Social Emotional Wellness Advocate in a Head Start program while obtaining her master’s arts degree in Clinical Psychology from Argosy University. Kahlynn worked for three years in a day treatment setting with children and adolescents struggling with severe mental health and significantly impaired functioning. She specializes in working with depression, anxiety, anger, trauma, attachment, stress management, low self esteem, relational difficulties, and challenging behaviors. Kahlynn utilizes an eclectic therapy approach drawing from cognitive-behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, person centered therapy, solution-focused therapy, and strength-based approaches. She specializes in providing services to children, adolescents, groups, families, and students within the School-Linked Mental Health Services program. Kahlynn is currently receiving training for Managing and Adapting Practices (MAP), an evidence-based system of providing mental health care for children and their caregiving systems, and is working towards gaining licensure as a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC).
Kahlynn Loose, MA, LPCC