The newest addition to our group of
therapists at Families Counseling is Kathleen Reazer. Kathleen has a Bachelor of Science degree in
Science from San Diego State University, and received her Master of Science in
Counseling with an emphasis in Marriage, Family and Child Counseling from
California State University, Northridge.
Kathleen has a specialty in trauma Recovery Therapy. Kathleen trained at
the Valley trauma Center in Northridge, where she helped survivors of many
traumas including rape, sexual molestation and other violent crimes. She
worked as a Certified Rape Crisis Advocate where she would accompany rape
victims through the trying time of police reports and rape exams. Kathleen
worked and supervised other counselors on the Valley trauma Center's Crisis
Before coming to Families Counseling, Kathleen worked at Lifespring
Community Church in Moorpark where she was the staff counselor for over two
years. She provided Christian-based therapy for the parishioners of the
and for the community of Simi and Moorpark areas.
Kathleen has a rich background in
the health field where she worked at
various hospital settings and clinics. Her primary interest is in the
eating disorders, where she worked with leading university and hospital-based
programs which treat the morbidly obese population. Kathleen worked as a
Behaviorist with UCLA's Institute for Health Maintenance and Health Management
Resources. Kathleen has also worked as Program Director for the American
Society, and as the Marketing Director for Anacapa Hospital in Port Hueneme.
Kathleen is very committed to the
community of Simi Valley and the Ventura
County area. She and her family have lived in Simi Valley and Moorpark
1969. Kathleen has been married for 15 years, and has a daughter who is 7
old. She enjoys hiking with her daughter and her husky "Sally", watching
daughter dance and perform, and Kathleen loves to sing in her band!
Kathleen is currently taking new
clients, and enjoys treating couples,
individuals and families. She has a wide array of experience, but her
specialties at this time are trauma recovery, anxiety disorders, depression,
marital and premarital therapy, and compulsive overeating. She also works
sliding scale. Please call to schedule an appointment or to request any
information at (805) 583-3976 X22.