Kathryn Pratt

Employment Information:

Job Title: Outpatient Mental Health Practitioner

Credentials: LADC

Joined: 2015
Years of Experience: 8
Services: Outpatient Therapy Substance Use Disorder Treatment
Locations: Apple Valley Clinic

Educational Information:

Undergraduate College/University: Augsburg College
Undergraduate Degree: BA

Graduate College/University: Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies
Graduate Degree: MA

Personal Information:

Clinical Approach:
I emphasize building rapport with clients and developing a relationship that is supportive and conducive to their healing process. My specialties include motivational interviewing, 12-step facilitation, and cognitive behavioral therapy. I also incorporate mindfulness as well as narrative therapy. I believe that a client focused and strength based approach combined with hope, honesty, and humor can be helpful in creating positive change.

Clinical Interests:
I work with adults who may be experiencing depression, anxiety, substance use disorders, life transitions, self esteem issues, as well as grief and loss.

Personal Interests:
I enjoy traveling, hiking, spending time with my dog (all dogs to be honest!), and painting