About Katie

DSC_7624-EditKatie loves being a therapist. Her priority is to provide clients an emotionally safe space in which to complete their therapeutic work. Katie’s expressive demeanor, sense of humor, and positive energy create an encouraging foundation for clients. She empowers individuals to new insight and action through empathy and a great clinical skill set.  She has just the right balance of care and accountability.

Katie brings a wealth of life-experience and diversity into each session: living overseas, working within the media, serving in a non-profit, and many years in the environmental industry. Originally from Greenwood, Katie is a 1999 Purdue graduate. She received her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2011. Prior to opening Sanctuary Counseling Center, Katie worked at Kenosis Counseling in Greenwood. Katie is married to Rod and lives in Plainfield. Katie loves animals, football, basketball, gardening, talking to friends over iced chai, and hosting laughter-filled game nights.