Meet Cathy!    Cathy Kendrick is a Licenced Professional Counselor and a therapist with Step By Step Counseling.  She has been with us since the summer of 2019 and enjoys working with clients 8 years and older.   

With adults, she enjoys supporting adults who struggle with anxiety, depression, and relationship challenges. She helps them understand their emotions and find effective ways to alleviate those tough feelings and feel better again. 

With children & families she has been trained in dyadic developmental psychotherapy which is an attachment-focused therapy.  Cathy works with children who struggle with big emotions or maladaptive behaviors.  She helps clients cope with difficult transitions in life.   Additionally, Cathy is currently enrolled in TAC (Training for Adoption Competency) – a 12 month, evidenced-based certification program which will help her provide competent services for all 3 sides of adoption whether you are coming to her from the perspective of the biological family member, the adoptive parents or the adoptee. 

A few areas of interest are:  

  • Separation and Divorce
  • Relationship challenges or issues
  • Adolescents or adults who struggle with eating disorders or disordered eating
  • Foster children or youth in state custody 
  • Adoption (Birth family, Adoptive parents or adoptee – child or adult) 
  • Pregnancy, Prenatal, Postpartum issues such as anxiety & depression
  • Grief
  • Autism spectrum disorder
  • Anxiety & depression

Educational Background

Formal education

  • Bachelors 
  • Masters  

Certifications & Credentials

  • DDP Level 1 
  • Pregnancy & Infant Loss training through SHARE 
  • EMDR Trained 
  • EFT Trained

Articles or blogposts written by therapist

Fees & Payment Information 


  • Intake $140
  • 45-50 minute $120


  • In network with straight medicaid
  • In network with managed medicaid plans
  • In-network with Aetna 


Availability and Location


  • Monday-Thursday afternoons & evenings


Get to know Cathy!

Outside of the office Cathy enjoys spending time with her husband and children. She spends alot of time with her family and at her kids’ sporting events.   When not being a sports mom, she enjoys reading mysteries and escaping into a great “who-dunnit!” book!   She also likes unwinding by journaling, hiking and spend time outdoors. 


Work with Cathy!

When working with Cathy, clients can expect that she will do her bes to understand their situation and perspective.  She strives to provide an atmosphere where clients feel heard and respected.    Cathy takes their goals very seriously and wants to work hand-in-hand with them to achieve their goals. If you are interested in working with her, please call 636-255-0002 or schedule through our online form.