Kathryn Whistler Austin is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Austin, Texas. She specializes in attachment trauma, holistic health, and spiritual exploration. Her clientele are young and mature adults seeking individual or couples counseling.
Kathryn collaborates with her clients to bring a comprehensive understanding to current areas of strength and growth potential. She provides psychoeducation about the impact that childhood experiences have on long term belief and behavioral patterns, and provides safe space for the client to honor and heal their wounds, so that they are able to move towards their future with empowerment.
Kathryn is trained in DEEP Therapy, an approach that combines attachment theory, neurobiology, and experiential processing. She is also a certified Healer from The Modern Mystery School allowing her to bring a metaphysical and spiritual lens to her work, and offers energy and spiritual healings to clients in support of their progression.
Attachment issues - Development of effective relational and communication skills; insight into family attachment patterns;fostering healthy family relationships.
Existential crisis & challenges - Supportive exploration of meaning and purpose in one’s life; finding one’s path in the face of existential anxiety, dread, and feelings of meaninglessness
Relationship issues - 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
Spirituality & religion - Exploring beliefs and practices related to meaning, existence, and spiritual health and healing; enjoying a deeper felt connection with the spiritual dimension of one's life
Stress management - Strengthening effective ways of coping with the stress of life and change; managing expectations of self and others
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Years of Experience: 9 years
Private Practice , Owner/Therapist, 2016 - Present
SoCo Counseling , Therapist, 2013 - 2016
Plumeria Counseling , Therapist, 2012 - 2013
University of Texas at Austin, MSSW, 2012
Kenyon College, BA, 2008