Kris Oseth, LPC, LCPC, LPCC, CPT


Online Therapy

About Me

I will work with you to illuminate the meaning of your experience and help you practice greater self-acceptance. Therapy goals/counseling/education will be tailored to your unique needs. I may show you how to change your behavior by using Mindfulness/changing your thoughts, recovery/harm reduction tools to address substance use, guidance/education/resources for exploring sexual orientation/gender identity/transitioning/coming out, provide couples/individual work for better communication in relationships, and/or I can apply EMDR/somatic-based approaches for trauma/anxiety and even substance using/behavioral urges. I work with clients of all backgrounds, while specializing in following areas: LGBTQ+, Transgender/Gender-Diverse/Non-binary transitioning process and identity; kink/poly/non-monogamous relationships, sex work, substance use/misuse – goals for sobriety/recovery or harm reduction, out of control sexual behavior, anxiety/trauma, Personal Training, EMDR Visit my website at

Education & Experience

Experience: Addictions Psychotherapist, Whitman Walker Clinic Addiction Services (2015-2021) ACT Team Leader, Pathways to Housing (2014-2015) Forensic Psychotherapist, Sharper Future (2014) Addictions Psychotherapist, Whitman Walker Clinic Addiction Services(2007 - 2013) Mental Health Counselor and Acting Clinical Supervisor, The Lambda Center The Psychiatric Institute of Washington(2005 - 2007) Group Counselor, The Center for Post-Traumatic and Dissociative Disorders The Psychiatric Institute of Washington (2006-2007) Education: Master of Arts/Education Specialist in Community Counseling, James Madison University(2005) Bachelor of Science in Psychology, James Madison University(2002) Certified Personal Trainer, National Academy of Sports Medicine (2008-present)

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

American Counseling Association EMDRIA

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Depression
  • Family Issues
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Moral Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • LGBTQ+


  • English