Dr. Katharine Putman seeks to create a warm, healing collaboration with each client. With over 15 years' experience providing therapy for children, adolescents, adults and families, Dr. Putman blends expertise in healing from trauma, anxiety, depression and grief, as well as in navigating parenting and managing stress, to tailor a unique approach to help each client thrive. Dr. Putman works within clients' spirituality, culture and worldview to reach short-term goals and/or longer-term therapy goals for those who wish to pursue deeper healing and growth in their relational patterns.
Dr. Putman is trained in EMDR for trauma with children, adolescents and adults, as well as Trauma-Informed CBT, Child-Centered Play Therapy, Interpersonal Therapy for Adolescents, Internal Family Systems and Family Therapy. She is a Level II Restoration Therapist and has trained emerging therapists as a graduate-level professor for over 15 years.
Managing daily life, relationships, losses, and transitions can be stressful and isolating. Dr. Putman encourages you to reach out to either to her or another qualified therapist for help in processing overwhelming events, lowering stress and anxiety, and building more meaningful connections within yourself and among your loved ones. She looks forward to meeting you!
Relationships - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Grief - Emotionally preparing for the anticipated passing of a loved one; managing feelings and reactions to a death or loss of significance; support during the process of healing and acceptance
Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress
Katharine Putman is not in-network with any insurances.
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Private Practice, 2004 - Present
Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, Azusa Pacific University, Associate Professor, 2012 - Present
Fuller Graduate School of Psychology, Associate Professor, 2003 - 2012
The Consultation Center, Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, Psychology Fellow, 2002 - 2003
Frank Porter Graham Child Development Center, Research Associate, 1993 - 1998
Wheaton College, PsyD, 2003
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Master's of Science in Public Health, 1993
Hamilton College, BA in English, 1989
Dr. Putman is intuitive and was able to dive-in right away which was impressive."