Kathleen Hennessey, LICSW

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Kathleen Hennessey, LICSW
Kathi Hennessey knows that many people need help through some of the rough patches in life, while others struggle every day with a chronic mental illness. With empathy and acceptance, Kathi meets her clients at their current level of discomfort, addressing their concerns, taking into account bio-psychosocial factors that might be contributing to their discomfort. She uses an eclectic approach to therapy utilizing strength and evidence-based therapies such as Bibliotherapy, Coaching, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family Therapy, Gottman Method for Couples Therapy, Mindfulness, Psycho-education, Solution Focused Therapy, as well as Supportive Therapy. Her specialties include Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Anxiety, Bipolar, Blended Families, Couples, Depression, Divorce, Family Conflict, Grief, Mood Disorders, Parenting/Co-parenting and Work/Career Stress. She works with adolescents, adults, seniors, couples and families. Kathi has been an outpatient psychotherapist for several years in Rhode Island prior to joining Empowerment Counseling and Psychotherapy Center. She has a history of providing intensive community-based therapy for children and families with severe emotional and behavioral disturbance and at-risk of out of home placements. She also provided emergency assessments in the home as well as the emergency rooms. She is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, who completed her Master of Social Work degree at Rhode Island College and her Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Biology at the University of Rhode Island.

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Kathleen Hennessey's Care Philosophy

She knows that many people need help only through some of the rough patches in life, while others struggle every day with a mental illness. With empathy and acceptance, Kathi meets her clients at their current level of discomfort, addressing their concerns, taking into account bio-psychosocial factors that might be contributing to their discomfort. She uses an eclectic approach to therapy.

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Empowerment Counseling & Psychotherapy Center280 Broadway Ste 202
Providence, RI 02903
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Kathi Hennessey knows that many people need help through some of the rough patches in life, while others struggle every day with a chronic mental illness. With empathy and acceptance, Kathi meets her clients at their current level of discomfort, addressing their concerns, taking into account bio-psychosocial factors that might be contributing to their discomfort. 

She uses an eclectic approach to therapy utilizing strength and evidence-based therapies such as Bibliotherapy, Coaching, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Family Therapy, Gottman Method for Couples Therapy, Mindfulness, Psycho-education, Solution Focused Therapy, as well as Supportive Therapy. Her specialties include Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Anxiety, Bipolar, Blended Families, Couples, Depression, Divorce, Family Conflict, Grief, Mood Disorders, Parenting/Co-parenting and Work/Career Stress. She works with adolescents, adults, seniors, couples and families.

Kathi has been an outpatient psychotherapist for several years in Rhode Island prior to joining Empowerment Counseling and Psychotherapy Center. She has a history of providing intensive community-based therapy for children and families with severe emotional and behavioral disturbance and at-risk of out of home placements. She also provided emergency assessments in the home as well as the emergency rooms.

She is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker, who completed her Master of Social Work degree at Rhode Island College and her Bachelor's degree in Psychology and Biology at the University of Rhode Island.

Kathleen Hennessey's Care Philosophy

She knows that many people need help only through some of the rough patches in life, while others struggle every day with a mental illness. With empathy and acceptance, Kathi meets her clients at their current level of discomfort, addressing their concerns, taking into account bio-psychosocial factors that might be contributing to their discomfort. She uses an eclectic approach to therapy.

Kathleen Hennessey says...

Her specialties include Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Anxiety, Bipolar, Blended Families, Couples, Depression, Divorce, Family Conflict, Grief, Mood Disorders, Parenting/Co-parenting and Work/Career Stress. She works with adolescents, adults, seniors, couples and families.

Kathleen Hennessey's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Specializes in Psychotherapy
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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Conditions Treated

  • ADHD and-or ADD
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Adolescent Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Anxiety Attack
  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Depression
  • Depressive Disorders
  • Depressive Episode
  • Grief
  • Pediatric Behavior Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Relationship Issues
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Stress

Education

  • Internship Hospital
    Oliver Hazard Perry Middle School, Providence

    Completed in 2008

    Rhode Island Hospital

    Completed in 2009

  • Undergraduate School
    University Of Rhode Island

    Graduated in 2003

  • Other Education
    Rhode Island College School Of Social Work

    Completed in 2009

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Specialties

  • Psychotherapy
  • Adolescent Psychology
  • Adult Development & Aging Psychology
  • Adult Psychology
  • Affect Disorders
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Clinical Child & Adolescent Psychology
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Clinical Social Work
  • Cognitive & Behavioral Psychology
  • Counseling
  • Couples Counseling
  • Grief and Bereavement
  • Individual Counseling
  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Relationship Counseling

Procedures Performed

  • Adolescent Counseling
  • Behavior Modification
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Counseling Services
  • Couples Therapy
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Family Counseling
  • Family Psychotherapy
  • Grief Therapy
  • Individual Therapy
  • Marital Counseling
  • Marital Therapy
  • Marital and Family Psychotherapy
  • Psychotherapy Services
  • Relaxation Therapy
  • Stress Management