Kalee Gower, LMSW
 

Given the right support, people are innately equipped to grow and overcome.

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I come to the profession of mental health by way of my own internal adventure, professional experiences, and formal study.

Just as a trail guide might increase your awareness to new types of flora and fauna, I work with individuals and couples to bring new awareness and interest to their internal and relational ecosystems. Given the right support and nurturance, people are innately equipped to grow and develop.

I bring an engaged and curious stance to therapy along with integrated training in experiential therapies (PACT, mindfulness, psychodynamic, IFS) and developmental neurobiology. Attachment and systems theories have a large influence in my clinical approach.

My style is transparent, playful, and challenging yet compassionate. I both help people to problem-solve or learn skills for quick relief, as well as coach clients through a deeper exploratory process that yields real and lasting change.

I belong to a group practice serving central, south, and north Austin areas. More information about my work with Louis Laves-Webb, LCSW, LPC-S and Associates can be found here.


CREDENTIALS

Licensed Master Social Worker (LMSW),
supervised by Louis Laves-Webb, LCSW, LPC-S

Master’s Degree in Clinical Social Work
The University of Texas, Austin
Graduated with honors

Bachelor’s Degree in Women’s & Gender Studies
The University of Texas, Austin

CERTIFICATIONS/
PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Advanced Couples Training Group 1/2019 - Present

Level 1 - Psychobiological Approach to Couple Therapy (PACT) 9/2018

National Association of Social Workers
Active Membership

Minding the Heart - Experiential Therapies Training Group
8/2017 - 5/2018

Interprofessional Education Scholar
2017

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
7/2016