Kathy Steele, MN, CS
Kathy Steele, MN, CS, is Clinical Director of Metropolitan Counseling Services, a psychotherapy and training center, and is in private practice in Atlanta, Georgia. She is a past President of the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation. She frequently teaches about trauma and dissociation around the world, and has authored or co-authored numerous publications in the field. Kathy has received several awards for her work, including a Lifetime Achievement Award from the International Society for the Study of Trauma and Dissociation. She is co-author of The Haunted Self: Structural Dissociation of the Personality and Treatment of Chronic Traumatization (2006) and Coping with Trauma-related Dissociation: Skills Training for Patients and Therapists (2011). She is currently writing a practical clinical manual on treatment, resistance, and impasses in dissociative disorders with Suzette Boon, Ph.D. and Onno van der Hart, Ph.D.
Financial: Kathy Steele is an author and receives royalties. She sits on the editorial board of the Journal of Trauma and Dissociation. Ms. Steele receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.
Non-financial: Kathy Steele has received the 2010 Lifetime Achievement Award from ISSTD; and the 2011 Cornelia B. Wilbur Award for Outstanding Clinical Contributions from ISSTD.