Hope Risher

Master Level Student Intern

I may not have walked a mile in your shoes, but I'm willing to walk alongside you.

hrisher.renew@gmail.com
913-768-6606 ext. 331

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ABOUT ME

"I am not what has happened to me. I am what I choose to become." - Carl Jung

Life can sometimes become too difficult to go it alone. I believe that as a counselor, it is my duty to provide you with useful tools and resources to help you navigate through life with confidence and hope. I consider it a privilege and an honor to be included in a client's life; to be given the opportunity to develop a unique and deep connection with them.

MY SPECIALTIES

Teens, College-Age, Adults

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Personal Issues
  • Women's Issues
  • Relational Issues
  • Disordered Eating

MY TREATMENT APPROACH

The world around us can be a daunting and harmful place that influences how we think about ourselves. I work to change those thoughts in my clients so that they can believe in themselves. My goal is to help clients realize their potential by learning to accept and love themselves, to overcome their fears that hold them back, and to promote positive change in their lives that can carry on for years to come.

EDUCATION & ASSOCIATIONS

  • Bachelor of Arts in Music & Minor in Psychology at Oklahoma City University
  • Internship with TeenScreen at Mental Health Association of Oklahoma
  • Completing Master of Science in Counseling Psychology at University of Kansas
  • Student Affiliate of Southwestern Psychological Association

ACCEPTED INSURANCE PLANS

  • Self-pay
  • Reduced Rate

MY HOURS

  • Mondays 12:00-5:30
  • Tuesdays 3:00-9:00
  • Thursdays 4:00-8:30

SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT

To pre-register for an appointment, please click on the button below.  For additional information, contact me (info above) or email our office at renew@renewkc.com.

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