Kathryn McGuirk

City: Boulder, CO
State: Colorado
Tel:
License Name: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

Langyages:

Office Address:

Porchlight Therapy and Addiction, LLC

Porchlight Therapy and Addiction, LLC

Porchlight Therapy and Addiction, L.L.C was founded in 2014 by Kathryn McGuirk MSW, LCSW, CACII. Her passion is working with college students and young adults on a variety of issues ranging from adjusting to life transitions to major mental illness and addiction issues.... Read More

100 Arapahoe Road, Suite 12

Boulder, Colorado 80302

Therapy Specialties: 

ADHD/ADD
Coping Skills
Drug Abuse
Gambling Addiction
Parenting
Self-Harming
Women's Issues
Anger Management
Chronic Relapse
Domestic Abuse
Eating Disorders
Internet Addiction
Personality Disorders
Stress

Modality:

Payments Accepted:
American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Mastercard, Visa

 

Personal Statement

Are you unhappy with your life or unfulfilled in your relationships? Do you feel overwhelmed by worry, sadness or uncertainty? Sometimes we just get stuck. It is common for people to experience more than one major life stressor at the same time, making it difficult to manage on our own. My passion is working with college students and young adults with depression, anxiety, relationship and addiction issues. By collaborating together, we will strengthen coping skills and create a road map to help you develop a deeper understanding of yourself and get you back on track.

I have been providing mental health and addiction counseling since 2006 in both individual, couples and group settings. I come from a strengths-based perspective utilizing research based interventions. These include: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Solution-Focused techniques, The Harm reduction Model, among others.

I am compassionate, direct and non-judgmental in my approach. My goal is to help you find mental and emotional balance, while enhancing skills and fulfilling relationships. I understand therapy can be both challenging and adventurous so it’s an honor to be a part of your road to wellness.

Client Focus (Age)

Adolescents/Teenagers (14 to 19)
Adults
Elders (65+)

Treatment Orientation

Acceptance & Commitment Therapy
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy
Emotion Focused Therapy
Mindfulness Based Approaches
Psychoanalytic
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Eclectic
Family Systems
Motivational Interviewing
Relapse Prevention
Relational
Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT)

Services Fee

Initial Consultation $0

Therapy Session $100-$120

0 0 vote
Article Rating
Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments

See also

Kent Brand

Kent Brand

My Approach to Helping Thank you for looking at my profile. I have worked with families for over 30 years. I absolutely love the work I do with marriages and children who are struggling to find happiness, peace, and success. I love a challenge and feel a deep reward when I see families making amazingly ...
Whitney Whitman

Whitney Whitman

My Approach to Helping I believe that my role as a counselor is to assist you in reconnecting with strengths that you already possess, and to help you in developing new skills and techniques that empower you to live your dreams and meet your goals. I enjoy working with adults and adolescents on a variety ...
Sarah Leavitt

Sarah Leavitt

My Approach to Helping Finding a therapist who you can connect with is the most important part of counseling. You want to work with someone who is approachable, friendly and competent. Within the framework of a relationship built on respect and collaboration, counseling can help you reconnect with the the best aspects of you and ...
Linda Leiphart

Linda Leiphart

My Approach to Helping I work with adolescents and adults who are struggling with painful emotions, to create a more meaningful life, cope more effectively with stress and improve their relationships. You may be here because your life is feeling a bit out of control. You may be feeling depressed or anxious, possibly frustrated with ...
Sarah Jenkins

Sarah Jenkins

My Approach to Helping I truly believe that healing comes from exploring and working through what “comes up” in your mental, physical, energetic, and spiritual bodies. To me, counseling doesn’t mean solely “talking about it” but also “releasing” the emotions, thoughts, and sensations that impact your life. My part in our time together is to ...
Stephanie Levitt

Stephanie Levitt

My Approach to Helping I strive to offer a caring, safe space where my clients can work through problematic feelings, behaviors, and thoughts. In so doing, the journey of growth and healing can begin. I prioritize holistic approaches, incorporating various treatments based on the needs of each client. This allows clients to heal from trauma ...
Kristin M. Ingebrigtson

Kristin M. Ingebrigtson

My Approach to Helping I am a compassionate and professional advocate for each individual’s needs and have a gentle, empathic, goal-oriented approach to counseling. I provide a safe, encouraging, and respectful environment in which individuals may comfortably achieve their therapeutic goals, some of which may include gaining new insights, understanding, and practical skills for maintaining ...
Kay Butler-Lueking

Kay Butler-Lueking

My Approach to Helping My goal is to help liberate clients who feel stuck in the repetitive patterns of their past. My healing approach is honest and direct, but also, gentle and compassionate. I strive to provide a safe and nurturing environment which is grounded in mindbodyspirit awareness. My holistic orientation may include traditional talk ...

Want to Schedule an Appointment?

0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x