Connections Counseling

Connections Counseling is a network of pastorally-trained therapists and counselors dedicated to supporting the emotional, mental, and spiritual health of our faith communities. They offer individual, couples, and family counseling, spiritual direction, support groups, workshops, and retreats. For more information, see the Connections Counseling website, meet Katie and Laura (Connections Counselors who practice at Redmond UMC), or scroll down to check out their annual report.

Katie Stickney

Katie has worked as a therapist and chaplain with a number of social service agencies including working with domestic violence, childhood sexual abuse, homelessness, addictions, and spirituality. She strives to remain up to date on current events and research in her areas of expertise, while also remembering that each client’s experience of life will be unique. Katie is always wondering, “what is that like for you?”

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Laura Wall

"I am a Board Certified, Licensed Mental Health Counselor with a Masters Degree in Pastoral Studies. I work with individuals, couples, and families experiencing a variety of challenges including anxiety, depression, grief, anger, and Post-traumatic stress. I also journey with those struggling with illness or disability; issues with food, body image, or self-care; and concerns around intimacy, sexuality, and sexual identity."

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