Katherine Leath M.Ed, LPC, RPT

Katherine is currently licensed by the state of Texas as a Licensed Professional Counselor and is a Registered Play Therapist. She is also an Intermediate Theraplay Practitioner, TBRI Practitioner and EMDR Certified Therapist.  She holds a Master’s degree in Counseling from the University of North Texas and Bachelor of Art degree in Psychology from Texas Woman’s University.  She is also a member of the Association for Play Therapy, Texas Association for Play Therapy, and EMDR International Association.

Katherine’s passion is helping children and families who are struggling to connect, communicate, and relate find more meaningful and enjoyable relationships during the brief formative years when family is the greatest source of support.  She specializes in not only helping to provide a safe, secure environment for children to understand and process their feelings and experiences, but in supporting families with resources, education, and training so parents can feel better supported and equipped to handle the often emotional roller coaster of growing-up.

 Katherine’s love for helping families find connection and engagement has lead her to focus on a specialty helping children who struggle with attachment, developmental, and even complex trauma.  Often children who have been adopted.  Not only helping children to heal from the painful, often neurological effects of trauma, but equipping parents with resources, information, and tools to engage, regulate, and nurture their beloved child is a blessed journey.