Kathryn Jones webKathryn Jones


Doctoral Candidate
Employee Assistance and Counseling Center Counselor
AAMFT-Approved Clinical Supervisor
Kathryn Jones, M.S., is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Certified Employee Assistance Professional (CEAP), Certified Therapist in Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) and an AAMFT-Approved Clinical Supervisor.  She is a Clinical Fellow of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy Association, is currently the Treasurer for the Alabama Association for Marriage and Family Therapy and has served as the Director I.  She has also served as the Secretary for The ARC of Jefferson County Junior Board and is involved with other service and volunteer organizations as well.  She received her Bachelors of Arts in Psychology from the University of Alabama and her Masters of Science degree in Marriage and Family Therapy from Auburn University.  Her Master’s thesis explored sexual coercion in adolescents and was published in the Journal of Integrative Psychology.  She has presented a poster presentation at AAMFT national conferences, has been a guest panelist for the Southeastern Symposium on Child and Family Development and presented at the 2012 Alabama Counseling Association conference. She works with individuals, couples and families and has experience working with clients on a wide variety of topics, including depression, anxiety, stress management, parenting, relationship issues, divorce, blended families, LGBT issues, and grief and loss.  She has been a clinician at UAB since 2005 and in the past has worked with Auburn University’s EAP program and Family and Children’s Services in Opelika, AL.  She provides educational presentations for employees on a variety of topics including stress management, grief, depression and positive psychology principles.  Kathryn is currently pursuing her PhD in Health Education and Health Promotion in the School of Education at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.