Kitty McQuaid, MA

Kitty McQuaid is a Master’s Level Therapist and Certified Elementary School Counselor. She earned her MA from Rosemont College, where she concentrated in both clinical mental health and school counseling. In addition to her work as a school counselor, Kitty has provided individual and group therapeutic services for children of all ages and currently provides school-based grief support to students throughout the Philadelphia region.

Kitty believes in a strengths-based approach to therapy, tapping into an individual’s skills, inherent traits, and positive patterns of thought and behavior. She combines cognitive behavioral techniques with a variety of creative art-, play-, and discussion-based activities to help young clients explore and manage their emotions, set goals and boundaries for themselves, and develop healthy relationships with their friends, families and, most importantly, themself.