Kim Tran, MA, LPC-Intern
Kim is a Licensed Professional
Counselor-Intern, under the supervision of Micki Washburn, MA,
LPC-Supervisor. She graduated with a B. S. in Psychology from the University of Houston. She went on to receive her Masters of Arts in
Clinical Psychology from the University of Houston-Clear Lake.
Kim is a member of national and local
professional organizations, including the Association for Behavioral and
Cognitive Therapies, Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, and
Southeast Texas Association for Contextual Behavioral Science.
Kim’s therapeutic approaches are eclectic and client-centered, which include
empirically supported Cognitive-Behavioral Therapies, Acceptance and Commitment
Therapy, and Functional Analytic Psychotherapy.
She has experience working with adolescents and adults with a history of
abuse in a non-profit setting.
Additionally, Kim has worked at Galveston County Juvenile Justice
Detention Center, where she worked with detained juveniles with behavioral,
mental health, substance abuse, and/or trauma issues. Kim is currently a part time research
assistant at The Institute for Rehabilitation and Research (TIRR) Memorial
Hermann where she provides counseling for individuals with emotional distress
following traumatic brain injury. Kim’s
clinical interests include trauma, abuse, substance abuse, depression, anxiety,
and interpersonal difficulties. Kim
strives to help clients navigate the psychological barriers in their
lives. And, in doing so, she hopes to
help clients go towards a life that has meaning and purpose for them.
Kim is an LGBTQI affirming provider