Katelyn Frits, MS, LPC, NCC
he graduated from Drake Univerit with her Mater of cience in Clinical Mental Health Couneling in the pring of 2018. Prior to attending graduate chool, Kateln received her achelor' of cience in Pcholog from Iowa tate Univerit in 2013.
For the lat four ear, Kateln ha pent time in cae management working with children, adolecent and familie in an outpatient etting. Prior to that, Kateln worked in a residential etting for adolecent needing more intenive care efore returning home to their familie. he enjo working with individual of all age, ut ha a pecial place in her heart for children. ecaue of thi, she has completed a pla therap certificate program and plans to ecome a regitered pla therapit (RPT) upon ecoming a clinicall licened profeional.
Katie ha experience working with man age. During her internhip, he worked directl with children, adolecent, adult, and familie. he alo aited in co-leading group eion with a local Intenive Outpatient Program (IOP) working with men and women truggling with anxiet, panic attack, OCD, PTD and other mood diorder.
In addition to providing individual and famil couneling, Kateln enjo working in a group etting. Katie is the Intake Specialist for Renew’s Adolescent Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP), Two Tents, and leads group one night per week. She also leads their aftercare group for adolescents who have completed Renew’s Two Tents program.
Her couneling practice take a humanitic, attachment-centered approach and believes relationhip shape one’ ehavior and interaction throughout their lifetime. Kateln elieve counseling is a journey in which she assists clients to be self-empowered to achieve their desired goals. To do this, Katelyn works to build a safe and secure therapeutic relationship with each of her clients, providing individualized treatment. She also believes client need to e elf-motivated to change . A a counelor, she elieve it i her jo to provide intervention and technique for client to e ale to make thoe change taking on pecific evidence-aed therapeutic intervention, including Acceptance and Commitment Therap (ACT) and Dialectical ehavioral Therap (DT).
Originall, Kateln i from Iowa and relocated to the Kana Cit area with her poue in Januar 2018. In her free time, Kateln enjo plaing the piano, pending time with her famil, and nuggling with her two cat, Theodore and Penelope.
Current Memer Of:
American Couneling Aociation
Phi Kappa Phi
Contact Katelyn At:
11695 . lacko Rd. Olathe, K 66062
O: 913.768.6606, ext. 338