Kat McGrady, ED.D, LCPC, NCC

Child, Adolescent, Adult & Couples & Family Therapist
Location: Tower Oaks Professional Park, Rockville
240-200-5401 ext 709
kmcgrady@sequenceservices.com

Kat McGrady Ed.D, LCPC, NCC is a licensed professional counselor at Sequence. Using an integrative, solution-focused approach, Kat provides individual, family, group and couples therapy to children, adolescents, and adults. Her style is warm, gracious and caring, as she quickly establishes a connection and listens deeply to what issues may be the source of difficulty. Her thoughtful assessments and use of multiple strategies offer support and direction to each individual she works with. Kat believes in an authentic and collaborative approach. With compassion, an open mind and creative care, she creates positive therapeutic change for those she serves.

Kat is a native of Maryland. Her joy for teaching is evident in her position of several years as a school counselor with MCPS in the K-5 setting and her role as an adjunct professor and adviser at the Johns Hopkins School of Education.

Areas of Treatment Focus:

  • Anxiety, Depression, Emotional regulation
  • ADHD, Self Esteem, Communication & Assertiveness Skills
  • Parenting, Relationship Concerns
  • Divorce and/or Family Conflict
  • School Related Issues

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science, Elementary Education with a Minor in History, Salisbury University
  • Master of Science, Counseling, Johns Hopkins University
  • Post-Master's Certificate in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Johns Hopkins University
  • Doctorate of Education, Johns Hopkins University

Certifications:

  • Maryland Teacher Certification in ( PK-8)
  • Maryland School Counseling Certification ( PK-12)
  • Maryland Pupil Personnel Worker Certification
  • National Certified Counselor (NCC) Certification
  • Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction for Children and Teens
  • Gottman Couples Therapy Level 1

Memberships:

  • Member of the Association of School Counselors
  • Member of Chi Sigma Iota International Counseling Honors Society

Presentations:

Cultural Proficiency, Annual Conference of the Maryland Counseling Association

Workshops:

Mindfulness Hour For Parents

https://mindfulness-hour-for-parents.eventbrite.com