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Karen Schaum


203 270-9888 x 101


Karen has her Masters Degree in Counseling, from Western Connecticut State University and a Bachelors degree from Lehman College, City University of New York. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor as well as a Nationally Certified Counselor and a member of the American Counseling Association and Connecticut Counseling Association. She is a member of Chi Sigma Iota, the international Academic and Professional Honor Society for Counselors.


Karen has experience working with Adults, Children and Couples. In addition, Karen has a strong background of experience in Human Resources, Communication and Career Counseling although she takes an eclectic approach, Cognitive behavioral and Behavioral Therapy tends to be her methodology of choice. Karen is also experienced in Group work, including Corporate Workshop presentations. You can email me directly at


Areas of Specialy

  • Individual counseling

  • Couples counseling

  • Family counseling

  • Children’s counseling

  • Depression

  • Anxiety and panic attacks

  • Co-dependency

  • Relationship issues

  • Divorce

  • Increase self-worth, build self-esteem

  • Group work for depression, anxiety, relationship issues

  • Girls into Middle School Workshops for girls and their parents

  • Foster/Adoption issues

  • Stress management

  • Fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue

  • Grief work

  • Career counseling

  • Outplacement counseling for company downsizing


Workshops, Presentations and Group Counseling in Business

For your organization or business, I will present interactive workshops on your site to work on improving communication and working relationships.  I can also come to your site to provide group-counseling services for grief work, or crisis/trauma that has impacted your staff/working environment.

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