Kathy Oquelí McGraw

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, PhD, MPH, LCSW, LAC, LPP

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Kathy Oquelí McGraw, PhD, MPH, LCSW, LAC, LPP, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Luling
(985) 231-5045 Website

Kathy Oquelí McGraw

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, PhD, MPH, LCSW, LAC, LPP


Location

McGraw and Associates, LLC
50 Wade Street
Suite 5
Luling, Louisiana 70070
(985) 231-5045
Other Location +

Additional Location

McGraw and Associates, LLC
3350 Ridgelake Drive
Suite 200
Metairie, Louisiana 70002
(985) 231-5045

I provide numerous services to children, adults, couples, and their families in the Metropolitan New Orleans, River Region, and Bayou Region areas. I offer psychotherapy, counseling, mediation, life coaching, custody evaluations, parenting coordination, adoption specialist, play therapy, and many other services. I offer co-parenting & communication skills, and stress & anger management education. I provide substance abuse education and counseling. I provide Department of Transportation SAP and Nuclear Regulatory Commission SAE evaluations. I offer Critical Incident Stress Management ( CISM ) services. I am the President / CEO of McGraw and Associates, LLC, which is a mental health, counseling, forensic, coaching, and alternative dispute resolution firm.

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker ( LCSW ), a Licensed Addiction Professional ( LAC ), a Licensed Prevention Professional ( LPP ), and a Certified Employee Assistance Professional ( CEAP ). I earned my PhD and Master of Social Work ( MSW ) from Tulane University, and Master of Public Health ( MPH ) from Tulane's School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

I have 15 plus years of experience, with over ten years working in medical and psychiatric hospitals with children, adults, and families before starting my mental health firm. I co-authored 2 books, 1.) 101 Great Ways to Improve Your Life, Volume 2 and 2.) A Guide to Getting It: Vibrant and Lasting Relationships.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 16 Years
  • School: Tulane University
  • Year Graduated: 1998
  • License and State: 4644 Louisiana

Finances

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Additional Credentials

  • License No. and State: LAC 1399 Louisiana
  • License No. and State: Lic. Addict. Couns. (LAC #399) Louisiana Addictive Disorder Regulatory Authority
  • License No. and State: Lic. Clinical SW (LCSW # 4644) Louisiana State Board of Social Work Examiners

Kathy Oquelí McGraw's Groups

Co - Parenting Before, During & After Divorce

A video-based program that helps parents learn to shield their children from parental conflict while establishing a positive, long-term relationship with the child's other parent. It is the most extensive, informative, and interactive resource to date examining the complex realities of divorce. * Educates parents on the impact their conflict has on their children * Explains children's issues in divorce * Teaches parents the practical skills they need to manage anger, increase impulse control, resolve conflict, and talk to each other without arguing.

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Substance Abuse & Addiction Education

Substance abuse education and counseling, 12-step facilitation, and relapse prevention. Groups are part video and part discussion.

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Dispelling Myths: Depression & Anxiety

This group provides treatment strategies to reduce the symptoms of depression and anxiety. Videos which feature the profiles of real people who share stories about their successful battles with clinical depression. Their personal experiences offer hope for the millions of people suffering from this serious illness. Videos showing real people who suffer with painful physical symptoms that were disrupting their lives share their personal stories and their efforts to understand what was causing these problems and how to find relief. The inspiring profiles show individuals who overcame anxiety and the shame of suffering from it.

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Location

McGraw and Associates, LLC
50 Wade Street
Suite 5
Luling, Louisiana 70070
(985) 231-5045
Other Location +

Additional Location

McGraw and Associates, LLC
3350 Ridgelake Drive
Suite 200
Metairie, Louisiana 70002
(985) 231-5045
Specialties
  • Addiction
  • Depression
  • Divorce
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Conflict
  • Gambling
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • Relationship Issues
  • SAP, SAE, CISM, Coaching, ADR & Forensic
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Substance Abuse
  • Teen Violence
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders

Client Focus

I also speak: English and Spanish
Age
  • Toddlers / Preschoolers (0 to 6)
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Cancer
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Christian Counseling
  • Coaching
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • EMDR
  • Eclectic
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Employee Assistance Program Services
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Intervention
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Multicultural
  • Narrative
  • Parent-Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Positive Psychology
  • Relational
  • SAP & SAE Substance Abuse Evaluations
  • Sandplay
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • Supervision Services
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

My Website
Last Modified: 19 Jul 2019
Kathy Oquelí McGraw, PhD, MPH, LCSW, LAC, LPP, Clinical Social Work/Therapist in Luling

Kathy Oquelí McGraw

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, PhD, MPH, LCSW, LAC, LPP