Katy Janousek is a LAPC (Licensed Associate Professional Counselor) who works with individuals, couples, and small groups.
Katy completed her Master’s of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at The University of Georgia in May 2020. She served as a Master’s Level Intern at Oasis Counseling Center from January 2019 to May 2020 earning over 1,200 internship hours. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Virginia Tech (2005) and a Master of Science in Public Health Education from James Madison University (2007).
Originally from Richmond, Virginia, Katy moved to Athens in 2008 to work as a full-time sexuality educator at UGA’s Health Center until 2018. In that role, she regularly guest-lectured in classrooms, provided programs in residence halls, counseled individuals and couples, and supervised a volunteer student group. She also served as the LGBT Resource Center’s Liaison for UGA’s Health Center and received the 2015 Founder’s Award for her substantial and lasting contributions to the queer community.
Katy enjoys facilitating explorations of sexual orientation, gender identity, intimate relationships, and sexual (dys)function. Her primary theoretical orientation is a blend of feminist and critical theories with an emphasis on establishing a strong therapeutic relationship. You can expect Katy to be refreshingly authentic and honest. Building off of her medical background, she has a rich network of healthcare specialists who may also aid in your healing and growth.
As a homeowner here in Athens, Katy is proudly child-free by choice, living with her partner and cat. She is an avid reader (and former Avid bookseller), gardener, and yoga enthusiast.
Katy’s Rate: $45-80 (Sliding Scale) per 1-hour session, please see our Rates & Insurance page for more details
Please note: due to Katy working towards her full LPC counseling licensure and completing her LAPC supervision time, she is legally unable to accept any form of insurance.