I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with decades of experience helping people heal and grow.
I've worked as a medical assistant, domestic violence advocate, foster care social worker, Kindergarten-12th grade counselor, and private practice therapist.
I am also a neurodivergent, LGBTQ+ writer, blogger, gardener, dog mom, cook, handywoman, and adventurer.
I deeply enjoy hearing people's individual stories and serving as a support, optimist, and guide through this life journey.
Some areas of special interest and focus include AD/HD, OCD, Parenting, LGBTQ+ Issues, Blended Families, Adoption, Mothers & Daughters, Pathfinding
Golden Rule Service
I respond to messages promptly, minimize paperwork, honor your time, eliminate bureaucracy, and offer various options to make therapy as effective and affordable as possible. I specialize in healing the pain of:
I work with clients paying privately. I can provide a superbill for insurance reimbursement, if requested. Sessions are typically 50 minutes although other arrangements can be made. I am fully vaccinated and able to provide in-person or virtual sessions. I have a home office near the intersection of highways 280 and 87 in San Jose.
Individual session — $125
Couple/Small group — $150
Clinical Supervision — $80
Fees may be adjusted in certain circumstances. Evening and Saturday appointments available.
some kind words From Karen's clients...