Kiara Owens, MA

Direct Admissions Counselor

EDUCATION

Master’s Degree: Adler Graduate School
Bachelor’s Degree: Concordia University
Additional Training: Adlerian Psychology, family therapy, couples therapy, group therapy, motivational interviewing, person-centered therapy, and multicultural competency.

Kiara is a direct admissions counselor in PrairieCare’s inpatient admission department. Kiara completed her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with an associates in family studies. Kiara holds a Master of Arts degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and is currently working towards completing licensure to become a Marriage and Family Therapist. Kiara has always had an interest and appreciation for working with families who experience a spectrum of relational concerns including but not limited to parent/child conflict, communication barriers, and family stressors. Kiara has a particular comfortability with using social interest, advocacy, and harmony when working with families, especially ones that include members who are BIPOC.

When not working alongside patients and colleagues Kiara enjoys spending time with her family, playing music, working out, and cooking.

SPECIAL CLINICAL INTERESTS

Depression
Anxiety
Play therapy
Sex therapy
Family therapy
Group therapy
Couple therapy

ADDITIONAL INFO

Adults: Yes
Adolescents: Yes
Children: Yes