Kem Saunders is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of California as well as the Washington DC area. He received his B.AS., and M.Ed. from Kent State University, and studied abroad at Oxford University in Oxford England. Over the last several years, Kem has provided Mental and Behavioral health services to the following populations: Individuals, Couples, and Families seeking clinical support in the schools, home or community setting. He has also serviced foster care adolescent females of color w/ children through a “Moms and Babies” program in Los Angeles. While in these previously mentioned cities, behavioral health support has also been provided to immigrant families from Ethiopia, Eretria, Ghana, Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala, & other North and South American countries, Armenia and Persia. He has also provided behavioral health support to refugee populations seeking Asylum from conditions in their native country. Kem also provided clinical support to victims of discrimination and abuse from LGBT community, and victims of national and local gang violence. He’s been certified in (TF-CBT) Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, (MAP) Managing and adaptive practices and (IPT) Interpersonal Psychotherapy. He is presently, in the first year of the implementation of his private practice LA/DC Family Therapy Solutions LLC., in the DC Metropolitan area. He’s still very much invested in servicing families of color and changing the national narrative on how to provide quality service.
MED in Mental Health Counseling - Kent State University, OH
BA in Arts and Sciences - Kent State University, OH