Kathleen Parrish

Senior Director of Clinical Operations and Community Outreach, Cottonwood Tucson

Kathleen Parrish is a Licensed Professional Counselor and the Senior Director of Clinical Operations and Community Outreach at Cottonwood Tucson. She earned Masters of Arts degrees in Marriage and Family Therapy and in Religious Education in 1999. Kathleen’s work with trauma survivors spans over 25 years, using EMDR, Narrative Therapy, and Mindfulness. She has written articles for Counselor, and Addiction Professional magazines. She is the co-author of “The Essence of Resilience: Stories of Triumph over Trauma,” (HCI Books, 2016). She has appeared on Dr. Phil and Intervention.


Feb 4, 2020 - Video

The Tangle of Grief

My little brown dog died last month. His name was Charley, and he had walked beside me for nearly 11 years with a boundless energy and devotion. Over...

Nov 4, 2019 - Video

Death and Recovery from Grief

Death is a topic that invites fear and fascination at the same time—both, our reactions satisfying a need for information and reassurance. For some,...

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Rome 2019