Katelyn (Katie) Frits


Katelyn is passionate about helping children and families reconnect with one another by providing an engaging therapeutic setting.

913-768-6606 ext. 338

Full Profile


Katelyn has experience working with many ages, including children, adolescents, adults, and families, in an outpatient clinical setting. Katelyn is passionate in her work with children, adolescents and families, and is currently completing her certificate in play therapy. She has experience working in group settings, as well. During her internship, she assisted in co-leading group sessions with Renew's Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) and worked directly with men and women struggling with anxiety, panic attacks, OCD, PTSD and other mood disorders. Katelyn is excited to join Renew's Adolescent IOP program as the Intake Coordinator this fall.


Children/Youth/Adolescents, Families, Play Therapy, Adolescent IOP

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Play Therapy


My counseling practice takes a humanistic, attachment-centered approach and believes relationships shape one’s behaviors and interactions from birth through their adulthood. I strongly believe counseling is a journey for clients to achieve their desired goals. To do this, I work to build a safe and secure therapeutic relationship with every client and provide individualized treatment. As a counselor, I believe it is my job to provide interventions and techniques for clients to be able to make those changes by taking on specific evidence-based therapeutic interventions, including Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and more.


  • Iowa State University - Bachelor's of Science in Psychology (2013)
  • Drake University - Master's of Science in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (May 2018)
  • Current Member of: American Counseling Association (ACA)
  • Phi Kappa Phi


  • Self-pay



  • Monday: All day
  • Tuesday: All day
  • Friday: Until 4PM


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.

Are you one of the 18% who struggle with an Anxiety Disorder?

By Kori Bohn | April 9, 2018 | 0 Comments

Anxiety disorders are a serious mental illness effecting more than 40 million Americans (18% of the adult population). [1]  Everyone has…

What Others Are Saying

By Kori Bohn | February 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Our Anxiety Intensive Outpatient Program is like bootcamp.  For approximately 6 weeks you can attend our program Mondays, Tuesdays and…

When Anxiety Becomes a Problem

By Kori Bohn | January 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Everyone has anxiety.  It is effective in protecting us from danger.  If you are walking and see a rattle snake…


By Kori Bohn | November 9, 2017 | 1 Comment

As my 6-year-old daughter and I watched a performance of Pocahontas yesterday, she kept asking me why there was so…

Social Anxiety

By Kori Bohn | October 12, 2017 | 2 Comments

Did  you know that 18% of the U.S. population struggles with anxiety disorders? Anxiety disorders are the most common mental…

Symptoms of Anxiety

By Kori Bohn | October 4, 2017 | 4 Comments

Is your chest tight often? Do you have a tingling sensation in various parts of your body not explained by…


By Kori Bohn | September 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

Anxiety. Tight chest, Racing thoughts, Feeling things will not get better. Running. Checking text. Replying to email. Tending to kids.…

2018 National Eating Disorders Association Annual Kansas City Walk – Aug. 25th

By jason | July 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

Day Hour Minute Second The Eating Disorder Treatment Team at Renew Counseling Center invites you to join us for the…

Jessica’s Story

By jason | April 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

What was your life like before you started the Anxiety Intensive Outpatient Program at Renew? Before Renew, I had considered…