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  • Katherine Cheung, AMFT #136591
    Katherine Cheung, AMFT #136591

    Associate Marriage & Family Therapist AMFT #136591
    Associate Professional Clinical Counselor APCC # 12963
    Email: or 1-408-281-0708 x 303

    Katherine has started as Counseling Intern at Advent since May 2021. Through her healing journey from parental divorce, depression, codependency, addiction, and shame, she felt called to extend God’s love through pursuing a career in counseling. She is passionate about walking alongside with her clients. She believes hope and healing is always possible. She welcomes all populations and has strong interest working with young adults, couples, and immigrant families. She uses Solution-Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT).

    M.A. Counseling, Western Seminary
    Master of Christian Ministry, Christian Witness Theological Seminary
    B.S. Statistics, University of California at Davis
    A.S. Cybersecurity and Information Assurance, American River College

    Certification / Memberships:
    California Associate of Marriage and Family Therapist (CAMFT), SYMBIS (Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts) Facilitator, Prepare/Enrich Facilitator,
    FOCCUS (Facilitate Open, Couple, Communication, Understanding and Study) Facilitator, Gottman Method Couples Therapy Level 1 Certificate of Completion,
    MBTI (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator) Step 1 Certification

    Area of focus:
    Depression, Codependency, Addiction, Anxiety, Family of Origin Issus, Cultural Issues
    Spiritual Issues, Career exploration, Pre-marital counseling

    Client population:
    Adults, Couples, Families, Adolescents, Children

    Language: Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin)

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