Katie Lanier, LMFT

Provider type: Therapist

Serving: Adult & Pediatric

About Katie Lanier, LMFT

When you’re in the therapy space with Katie, you’ll feel her approachable, empathetic, and inviting presence which can put you at ease as you navigate and unpack your most vulnerable thoughts and feelings. Your sessions may include lightheartedness and humor during difficult moments which can help you breathe a little easier. You’ll discover insight and empowerment which can help you make the necessary changes to feel better and live your best life.

Katie can help her clients to overcome the feelings of being stuck—whether it's feeling stuck in past trauma, buried in present turmoil, or riddled with anxiety and worry over what hasn't yet happened. She utilizes active listening and empathic attunement as agents of change. She’s also a very solution-focused and practical therapist who operates from a person-centered approach that includes elements of cognitive behavioral therapy and mindfulness techniques. When working with children and families, she uses play therapy techniques coupled with attachment therapy.

Katie holds a Master’s degree in Counseling with an emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy and a Bachelor’s degree in Human Services. She’s worked with children and their families in a variety of settings, such as domestic violence shelters and home-based services for at-risk youth. She’s also worked with children on the autism spectrum. She’s worked with adults from 18-65 in private practice setting, as well as community mental health clinics.

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry
  • Education & Certifications

    Education
    Master of Science in Counseling

    California State University

    Locations

    Colorado Springs, CO

    9475 Briar Village Pointe, Suite 320
    Colorado Springs, CO 80920-7901