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Most Holy Trinity, Angleton
St. Bartholomew the Apostle, Katy
St. Cyril of Alexandria, Houston

Meet Kelsey…

Kelsey Johnson, MA, NCC, LPC Intern

Supervised by Dr. Chris Stravitsch, DMin, LPC-S, LMFT-S

Kelsey is a National Certified Counselor and Licensed Professional Counselor Intern, supervised by Dr. Chris Stravitsch, D.Min, LPC-S, LMFT-S. She is completing an 8-week training experience at St. Bartholomew the Apostle Catholic Church, St. Cyril of Alexandria Catholic Church, and Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church. During this period, she is continuing to refine her clinical skills and learn about parish ministry as she becomes a Parish Counselor.

Kelsey earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Texas A&M University with minors in Neuroscience and Religious Studies (2015) and a Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Franciscan University of Steubenville with a certificate in Christian Counseling (2018).

During her training and education as a professional counselor, Kelsey worked in a group home for adolescent females where she implemented trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Bowen’s Family Systems, provided supportive counseling for clients in pregnancy and parenting programs at Catholic Charities in the Diocese of Pittsburgh, facilitated evidence-based Anger Management counseling, led support groups, and counseled college students. As a Parish Counselor, Kelsey can work with children, adolescents, adults, and families.

Kelsey views counseling as a process of guided self-discovery and an opportunity to grow personally and spiritually. She and her husband are parishioners of St. Laurence Catholic Church in Sugar Land, Texas.