Amy Kennedy, MS, CRC, LPC Intern
I have a private practice providing individual mental health counseling for adults in Portland, OR. I specialize in women’s well-being, life transitions and chronic illness. I view mental health from a whole body health perspective and value the role of the brain, body, and spirit in well-being. As a therapist, some approaches I draw on include: Nonviolent Communication (NVC), Interpersonal Neurobiology, Yoga, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Depth Psychology. Based on the needs of the client, counseling can include talk therapy, mindfulness, and creative arts techniques.
I have an M.S. in Mental Health Counseling and Rehabilitation Counseling from Portland State University. I received a B.A. in Psychology and Painting from Lewis & Clark College.
During graduate school, I completed three years of training in mental health counseling, with a specialization in therapy for individuals with chronic illness and disability. I have worked with individuals with vision loss, chronic illness, disability, and mental health conditions, providing counseling and vocational rehabilitation support to adolescents and adults.
I have additional continuing education in Yoga with Yoga Calm and in Jungian theory. With a background in the arts and outdoors, I also have a strong respect for the role of creativity and nature in well-being.
Certified Rehabilitation Counselor (CRC)
Registered Professional Counselor Intern (LPC Intern)
Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200)
I am a Registered Intern in Oregon. I practice under the supervision of Greg Crosby, M.A., LPC, CGP, FAGPA.