As an Oncology Support Counselor, Karie works with adults and families on an individual basis as well as in groups. She facilitates support groups for parents in our Child & Family programs, peer networking groups, and also offers short-term counseling. Karie joined the Wellness House team in 2017 and holds a Master of Education in Health Education and a Master of Science in Clinical Social Work from the University of Texas at Austin. She is a Licensed Social Worker and a member of the National Association of Social Workers. Karie is honored to be a part of each person’s unique journey and existential exploration within a holistic organization centered on compassion and community. She is continually inspired by the resilience and wisdom of the human spirit during times of challenge and change. Karie’s interests include swimming, photography and spending time in nature.