Monday thru Friday

Christ the Redeemer, Houston
Most Holy Trinity, Angleton
St. Bartholomew the Apostle, Katy
St. Cyril of Alexandria, Houston
St. John the Baptist, Alvin

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 has 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, couples, and families. She has completed Level 1 Training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy, by which she uses research-based strategies to help couples successfully manage conflict, empowers couples to dialogue about their worst gridlocked issues in a positive way, and helps them to heal their hurts while deepening their intimacy.

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.