© 2014-2019 by Kathyrn Kemp Chociej, MBA, MSW, LICSW for Weeds to Wishes Counseling & Consulting

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ABOUT US

Social Worker Independent Clinical License

Issued by the Washington State Department of Health by the authority of RCW 18.225, License LW60674069.

 

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gender identity and sexual orientation
Transgender | genderqueer | Gender nonconforming
youth and adults

Getting to the heart of the matter with honesty and kindness, based in love.

 

Kathyrn Kemp Chociej has a Master in Social Work from the University of Washington-Tacoma, with a focus on transgender issues, a Master in Business Administration from Houston Baptist University in International Marketing & Management, and a bachelors degree in journalism and political science from the University of Houston.

 

Her past social work experience includes: crisis intervention, case management, housing services, support group facilitation, outreach, legislative advocacy, research, training, and the supervision of direct service programs. She has worked with veterans, homeless families, immigrant and refugee populations, survivors of family violence, sobriety-intended individuals, and the LGBTQ community. She enjoys advocating from the perspective of the children impacted.

 

Kathyrn has been a frequent guest lecturer for the University of Washington - Tacoma Social Work program for her work on gender diversity; considering herself to be  a life-long learner and change agent in her community.


Specialties: Strength-based approach | Trauma-informed | Building shame resilience | Exploring barriers to leading a joyful, authentic life



Kathyrn Kemp Chociej is an active member of National Association of Social Workers (NASW), and World Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH. She has co-facilitated support groups for parents of gender-variant children through Gender Diversity, is an alum of the Out in Front Seattle leadership development program, and a past board member for GLSEN Washington state, helping to make schools safe and supportive for all students.

 

Best form of contact: Email kat@weeds-to-wishes.com or text message

253-653-6217

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