Kate Sechrist, MS, LBS, LPC, is a Licensed Professional Counselor who is providing individual and family therapy for children, adolescents and adults and also Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), for adolescents and adults at MAPS Behavioral Health. She completed her Master of Science degree in professional counseling at Loyola University in Maryland. Kate has also completed Foundational Training in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), an evidence-based therapy. Kate is a Licensed Behavior Specialist and holds certifications as a National Certified Counselor and to do EAP Critical Incident Response. She has participated in specialized training in Play Therapy with a focus on sand tray and Trauma-focused therapy. Kate’s previous professional experience includes providing outpatient therapy; working with children with Autism Spectrum Disorder in the home, school and community settings; and facilitating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy groups and care-giver support groups.