Kahlynn is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC). 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 under served 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 certified in providing Managing and Adapting Practices (MAP), and Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy which are both evidence-based systems of providing mental health care for children and their caregiving systems.