Oregon

Kathryn Wright, LPC, LAT, ATR, CADC 3

Therapist

Kathryn Wright, LPC, LAT, ATR, CADC 3

Kathryn Wright, LPC is a mental health therapist who specializes in Art Therapy, Cognitive, and Dialectic Behavior Therapy. She has patients of all walks of life and relishes in helping others heal and go through the process of self-discovery. She earned her master’s degree in Therapy Counseling from Marylhurst University, is a published author in the Journal of Nursing Life Care Planning (2020) and has lived in Oregon for over 30 years. In her downtime, you can catch Kathryn outdoors gardening, camping, and road-tripping!

Education

Masters of Arts, Therapy Counseling – Marylhurst University

Awards & Certificates

  • Published author in Journal of Nursing Life Care Planning? (2020)
  • Presenter in Oregon Adolescent Sex Offending Treatment

Clinical Interests

Language(s)

English

What do you specialize in?

  • Children Play Therapy – Art Therapy
  • Adolescents
  • Adults and Seniors
  • Cognitive Behavior Therapy
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Art Therapy

What can patients expect from you as a provider? I am skilled and experienced working with all populations and age groups, including LGTBQ. I am empathetic, non-judgmental, and grounded. 

How long have you lived in Oregon? I have lived in Oregon for over 30 years!

How would you describe your family? I come from a family of hard-working parents and two siblings: an older brother and younger sister. I am also a single parent to an amazing daughter who attends college in Ohio. In addition, I have two cats and they are my children too.

What sort of interests or hobbies do you have? Art and creating it. Gardening, being outdoors, camping, day and road trips!

Can you recommend five resources for your patients?

  • National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
  • Portland DBT Institute
  • Q-Center (Portland, OR)
  • Alcohol Anonymous (AA), Narcotics Anonymous (NA), and Al-Anon
  • Four Agreements by Don Miguel Ruiz