Kelly is finishing up her doctoral degree in Counseling Psychology at the University of St. Thomas (Minneapolis, MN) and currently holds her master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Loras College (Dubuque, IA). Kelly primarily works with adolescents and adults, providing both individual therapy and psychological assessment services. Kelly has clinical experience working in both community mental health and college/university counseling settings, providing group, individual, behavioral health, and crisis counseling. Kelly has experience working with a multitude of presenting concerns including, but not limited to, depression, anxiety, mood-related difficulties, relational issues, substance abuse, trauma, complex physical health issues, and ADHD. Areas of particular interest include: intimate partner violence, anxiety, chronic pain, and psychological assessment. Kelly believes that a strong alliance and therapeutic relationship built on a foundation of trust and security will provide the best results. Her goal is to empower her clients and collaboratively work to identify the most beneficial strategies to forge a path of continued and future success.
Kelly Nelson, MA
Doctoral Psychology Trainee