Vanessa Knight

Counselor, LCPC-S, NCC, CCMHC

Verified by Psychology Today
4 Endorsed
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(913) 320-0107 Website

Vanessa Knight

Counselor, LCPC-S, NCC, CCMHC

Verified by Psychology Today
4 Endorsed

Location

Secure Counseling Clinic
11111 Nall Avenue, Leawood Fountain Plaza
Suite 112
Leawood, KS 66211
(913) 320-0107
Offers online therapy

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Website
Announcement icon Usual availability is Tues/Wed 3-9pm; Fri/Sat 7am-5:30pm. Schedule online at securecounselingclinic.genbook.com - currently telehealth only

About

Clinician/co-owner of Secure Counseling Clinic, Vanessa has lived in the KC area for 20 years with her husband, four children, and dogs Nalu, Rontu, and Sven. She is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (LCPC), certified by the National Board of Certified Counselors (NCC), and a nationally Certified Clinical Mental Health Counselor (CCMHC). She is also a KS board-approved clinical supervisor. Vanessa helps couples, as well as parents and their children, to form secure attachments with each other. She helps clients experiencing relationship difficulties and treats clients who are experiencing pain due to circumstances.
Working primarily with married and unmarried couples of all types, adult individuals, and families, Vanessa is a Certified Emotion-Focused Therapist (ICEEFT.com) and holds a Certificate in Interpersonal Neurobiology from Portland State University. Vanessa worked full-time with families six years prior to private practice. She is a Level I AEDP clinician.
Providing EMDR for all ages, she is a TBRI Educator/clinician of the Karyn Purvis Institute for Child Development (2012) (program for adopt/foster families) and works with families who have adopted locally and from over 25 countries. She is a certified End-of-Life doula and completed her masters-level internship at Solace House, a grief counseling center.

Finances

  • Session Fee: $175 per session
  • Couples Session Fee: $175 per session
Pay By: American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 15 Years
  • License: Kansas / 2330
  • School: MidAmerica Nazarene University
Trained EMDR (emdria.org) provider, AEDP (aedpinstitute.com) provider, Certificate in Interpersonal Neurobiology from Portland State Univ.

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: Certified Therapist, Emotion Focused Therapy (ICEEFT.com)
  • Certificate: TCU Kayrn Purvis Institute for Child Development Clinician/Educator/Trainer
  • Certificate Date: 2012

Endorsements

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, MA, NCC, LCPC, C-SATP, NARM

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MS, LCMFT

Counselor, LLC, LPC, NCC

Counselor, LCPC

Location

Secure Counseling Clinic
11111 Nall Avenue, Leawood Fountain Plaza
Suite 112
Leawood, KS 66211
(913) 320-0107
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Relationship Issues
  • Family Conflict
  • Parenting
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Alcohol Use
  • Anger Management
  • Antisocial Personality
  • Anxiety
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Attachment Related Issues
  • Autism
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Career Counseling
  • Child
  • Chronic Illness
  • Chronic Impulsivity
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Relapse
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Abuse
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Abuse
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Eating Disorders
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Grief
  • Infertility
  • Infidelity
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital
  • Men's Issues
  • Narcissistic Personality (NPD)
  • Obesity
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Peer Relationships
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum
  • Racial Identity
  • School Issues
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Sleep or Insomnia
  • Spirituality
  • Sports Performance
  • Stress
  • Substance Use
  • Suicidal Ideation
  • Teen Violence
  • Testing and Evaluation
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Video Game Addiction
  • Weight Loss
  • Women's Issues
Mental Health
  • Dissociative Disorders (DID)
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Thinking Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Age
  • Adults
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler
Communities
  • Aviation Professionals
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Blind Allied
  • Body Positivity
  • Cancer
  • Deaf Allied
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Immuno-disorders
  • Intersex Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Little Person Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Single Mother
  • Transgender Allied
  • Veterans

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • AEDP
  • Attachment-Based Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Clinical Supervision and Licensed Supervisors
  • Coaching
  • Compassion Focused
  • Culturally Sensitive
  • EMDR
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Existential
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Family Systems
  • Gestalt
  • Gottman Method
  • Humanistic
  • Integrative
  • Internal Family Systems (IFS)
  • Interpersonal
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Narrative
  • Parent-Child Interaction (PCIT)
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Relational
  • Sandplay
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
  • Trust-Based Relational Intervention (TBRI)
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 1 Feb 2023
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Vanessa Knight

Counselor, LCPC-S, NCC, CCMHC