KIM EAST

Kim East
Counselor

kim@newhopeindianapolis.org

Master of Social Work (MSW), Indiana University
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
Licensed Clinical Addictions Counselor (LCAC)

Kim found her calling when volunteering with those who were struggling with HIV, incarceration or economic hardships and immediately began working toward earning her Master of Social Work degree. She has been able to bring all her life experience to help anyone—child, adolescent or adult—struggling with life’s difficulties. She is committed to providing a safe place and the support her clients require to reach their full potential and flourish. With an empathetic approach, she works to develop a genuine relationship, meeting clients where they are.

Counseling Areas
• Adolescents
• Children (ages 6+)
• Adult individuals

Areas of Focus
• Anxiety
• Attention difficulties
• Bipolar
• Depression
• Grief

• Relationship issues
• Substance use issues
• Trauma and abuse

Training/Experience
• More than 20 years’ experience in community mental health and private practice.