Kelly Vourlos earned her Master's degree in Social Work from Minnesota State University, Mankato in 2014 and her undergraduate in social work from St. Cloud State in 2000. Kelly has worked in a variety of settings including outpatient mental health, school social work, and child welfare. Kelly has spent her career working with children of all ages and their families to provide support and improve their well-being.
Kelly has been extensively trained in Play Therapy and specializes in working with children, adolescents and young adults. She has also been trained in EMDR, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing, for people who have experienced trauma. Kelly has extensive experience working with individuals experiencing anxiety, depression, stress management issues and working with family systems. Kelly believes in an empowerment and strength-based model, cognitive behavioral, and solution focused therapies. She also uses mindfulness to work on coping and relaxation skills.