Office Location


1500 Walnut Street, Suite 800 in the heart of Center City Philadelphia is accessible from all parts of Philadelphia.  Next to Max Brenner and across the street from Verizon, in walking distance of the Avenue of the Arts, the Academy of Music, Merriam Theater and University of the Arts,


On the corner of 15th St to intersect Walnut St, the office is convenient to all modes of transportation. Public transportation is advised for travel to Center City Philadelphia.  


Accessible routes to the office location include: the Broad Street Line (Walnut and Locust stop), Bus 42 Penn's Landing to Wycombe (15th & Walnut stop), PATCO High Speed Line (15/16th & Locust St station).  For those adventurous folks who will like to drive, there is 1) Paid Metered Street Parking, 2) Self-Parking, and 3) a Parking Garage at 220 S 15th Street. ( 
https://www.parkme.com/lot/85916/220-258-s-15th-st)

About

KEP LIFE SKILLS

             

                  1500 Walnut Street, Suite 800 Philadelphia, PA 19102                                                                                                                                                                                                    

                   Mon - Thurs 1:15 PM - 7:00 PM and Sat  9:30 AM - 3:00 PM 

                

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KEP Life Skills Consulting LLC located in Philadelphia  offers counseling and therapy services to young and middle-aged adults (18-49 years-old).  Assistance is offered with daily life stressors  covering a wide range of concerns or topics.  As a result, they lead healthier and less stressful lives.

​Typical topics include: anxiety, depression, transitions, grief, anger, trauma, relationship and familial difficulties, goal setting, identity concerns, self-esteem and confidence building and more.

KEP Life Skills Consulting LLC provides affordable and quality services. Services target individuals who have busy schedules with little to no "me" time. It is also convenient for YOU. 

Meet the Counselor


Katrina Pinkney is a PA Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LCMHC) who holds two national, counselor certifications.  Her approach is integrative, inclusive and holistic to include techniques from community, multicultural and social justice counseling orientations.


She has worked in the non-profit, public health, healthcare, and higher education sectors.  Within these industries, she has encountered a diverse population to include college students, at-risk, geriatric, minority, underserved, low-income, and the disabled.  Her specialties include at-risk, minority populations who have a history of trauma.  

She holds a Master of Science degree in Higher Education Counseling/Student Affairs and has completed post masters coursework in clinical mental health from West Chester University of Pennsylvania. 


Katrina frequently participates in professional development opportunities to hone her skills and integrative techniques.  Recent professional development opportunities included: immigration and refugee populations, Jeffrey Mitchell's crisis interventions for individuals and groups, fundamentals of Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM), opioid addiction, motivational interviewing, trauma-informed, prenatal and postpartum depression, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety interventions and techniques, safety and ethical issues, suicide prevention and assessment, recovery-oriented care, and diversity and cultural awareness to name a few. 


Currently, Katrina is a member of the American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA), the American Counseling Association (ACA), the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) - Philadelphia chapter and the American College Personnel Association (ACPA).  She is affiliated with the National Board for Certified Counselors (NBCC).