Kimberly received her Bachelor of Arts degree in 2016 from Rice University. She double-majored in psychology and sport management while completing four years as a student-athlete on the Rice University volleyball team.
After two years working in the private sector, Kimberly continued her education at St. Mary’s University where she earned a master’s degree in clinical mental health counseling. She was introduced to Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) early in her graduate program due to her clinical internship at the Eating Recovery Center in San Antonio, TX.
Furthering her training and utilization of evidence-based practices, Kimberly interned at the Transitional Care Clinic (TCC) at University of Texas Health Science in San Antonio, TX. Her training included Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Crisis Response Planning (CRP), and suicide risk assessment.
Kimberly is currently pursuing her DBT foundational training with Behavioral Tech and is committed to the completion of the discipline’s intensive training. Kimberly is supervised by Lori Prado, LPC-S.