Strength of Mind

Kara Burrows, LPC

2990 N. Sioux Rd
Claremore, OK 74017
(918) 342-2622

Mon-Thu 8-5; Fri 8-12

Kara Burrows was born and raised in Claremore, OK. Kara began her collegiate career at University of Oklahoma in Norman, OK working towards a degree in psychology. After her junior year, Kara took a break from academics to gain work experience in an effort to focus her career goals. In 2011, she graduated with her bachelors degree and continued her education by earning a Master of Arts in Counseling and a Master of Arts in Counseling with a Concentration in Marital and Family Therapy in 2013 from Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, OK.

Working to better the lives of children and their families has always been a central focus of Kara’s life, and it led her to work at a Tulsa behavioral health agency after graduation. During her four years at this agency, Kara became a Licensed Professional Counselor and received training in Play Therapy. Currently, she has completed all the requirements and is in the process of becoming a Registered Play Therapist. Kara is delighted to begin a new chapter in her career by joining Strength of Mind in May of 2017.

Kara believes all people are valuable and deserving of a life of their choice enriched with emotional, cognitive, and physical wellness that speaks to the whole person. Compassion, empathy, and dignity are important elements to the collaborative work between Kara and her clients. Kara works with children age four and older as well as their families. Kara engages in an integrative approach to therapy including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Play Therapy, Psychoeducation and other modalities to meet client’s specific needs including ADHD, emotion dysregulation, oppositional and defiant behavior, social skills, coping skills, family communication/conflict, depression, anxiety, anger management, life transitions, and grief.