Karen Banks

Licensed Professional Counselor, M.Ed., LPC

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Karen Banks, M.Ed., LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor in Clayton
(314) 279-3455 Website

Karen Banks

Licensed Professional Counselor, M.Ed., LPC


Location

6365 Clayton Road
Clayton, Missouri 63117
(314) 279-3455

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If you're looking for a counselor that sees you for the person you are as well as your potential, we might be a good fit. Many clients come with anxiety, relationship problems, and limited coping skills...and a string of therapists that couldn't meet their needs. I offer a personal and holistic approach to therapy that clients find helpful and supportive.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 7 Years
  • School: University of Missouri St. Louis
  • Year Graduated: 2012
  • License No. and State: 2013044101 Missouri

Finances

  • Avg Cost (per session): $30 - $100
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Accepted Payment Methods: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Yoga Alliance / RYT 500
  • Certificate Date: 2016

Karen Banks's Groups

Pain Management

The focus of this group is to provide emotional support for clients experiencing chronic pain. Learn about coping skills, resources, and support to manage your relationship with pain. Cancer patients, clients with MS, brain injury, arthritis, or any illness that causes you pain are welcome to attend.

More about this group

Location

6365 Clayton Road
Clayton, Missouri 63117
(314) 279-3455

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Anxiety
  • Mood Disorders
  • Stress
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Alzheimer's
  • Anger Management
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Pain
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Hoarding
  • Infidelity
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Elderly Persons Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American and Other Racial or Ethnic Background
Age
  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Categories
  • Bisexual Clients
  • Cancer
  • Gay Clients
  • HIV / AIDS Clients
  • Heterosexual Clients
  • Lesbian Clients
  • Transgender Clients

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • Dance/Movement Therapy
  • Gottman Method
  • Mindfulness-based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Supervision Services
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
Video/Skype
  • Video Counseling

Professional Connections

Mrs. Shakari Harris, LMSW
Mrs. Shakari Harris, LMSW
Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Mr. James Ahearn, M.Ed, PLPC, JD
Mr. James Ahearn, M.Ed, PLPC, JD
Pre-Licensed Professional Colleague, known for 5 years
Ms. Velma Bell, LCSW
Ms. Velma Bell, LCSW
Clinical Social Work/Therapist
Ms. Loren Barnes, M.Ed., PLPC
Ms. Loren Barnes, M.Ed., PLPC
Pre-Licensed Professional

Links

My Website

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Last Modified: 14 Nov 2018
Karen Banks, M.Ed., LPC, Licensed Professional Counselor in Clayton

Karen Banks

Licensed Professional Counselor, M.Ed., LPC