Kelly Kurtz

LMFT Mental Health Clinician, Care Coordinator, and LGBTQ+ Resource Center Liaison

Kelly Kurtz

LMFT Mental Health Clinician, Care Coordinator, and LGBTQ+ Resource Center Liaison

Identities & Language

  • Non-Binary
  • Lesbian 
  • Queer
  • White 
  • Language: English

Education & License

Kelly is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Arizona. She earned her bachelor's degree at the University of Arizona in Music Education and her master degree in Marriage, Family and Child Therapy at the University of Phoenix. 

CAPS Service Teams

  • Care Coordination
  • Counseling
  • Couples
  • LGBTQ+ Resource Center Liaison

Role at CAPS

Kelly provides individual and couples counseling and care coordination at CAPS. She also facilitates the LGBTQ+ Support Group and is the CAPS Liaison for the LGBTQ+ Resource Center. Kelly has been with CAPS.

Specialty Populations

  • Couples
  • LGBTQIAPP+
  • QT+BIPOC 

Specialty Areas

  • Academic Concerns
  • Anxiety
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Divorce
  • Family Conflict/Family of Origin
  • Life Transitions
  • Marital and Premarital Counseling
  • Panic
  • Performance and Test Anxiety
  • Relationship Issues
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Women's Issues

Treatment Approach

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP)
  • Feminist Therapy
  • Gottman Couples Therapy
  • Narrative
  • Solution-Focused
  • Strength-Based

Insurance & Payment Options

  • Aetna 
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Campus Care
  • Cigna
  • Fee for Service
  • HealthNet
  • United Health Care/Optum
  • United Student Health Insurance

Professional Interests

Kelly is interested on a variety of student concerns, including couple/relationship challenges, family matters, LGBTQ+ issues, performing arts anxiety, general anxiety/stress, academic performance, perfectionism and transition and adjustment to college.

Personal Interests

Kelly enjoys the outdoors, birdwatching, hiking, reading and movies. She is also passionate about music and plays clarinet, alto saxophone and has been a choral singer.


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All Staff Members Care Coordinators Counselors Couples Counselors Cultural & Resource Center Counselors LGBTQ+ Affairs Aetna Blue Cross Blue Shield Campus Care Cigna Fee for Service HealthNet United Health Care/Optum United Student Health Insurance English Nonbinary White Lesbian Queer Academic Concerns Anxiety Coping Skills Depression Divorce Family Conflict/Family of Origin Gender Identity Concerns or Gender Dysphoria Life Transitions Marital & Premarital Counseling Panic Attacks/Panic Disorder Performance & Test Anxiety Relationship Issues Sexual Orientation Concerns Social Anxiety/Social Phobia Stress Women's Issues Couples LGBTQIAP+ QT+BIPOC Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Exposure & Response Prevention (ERP) Feminist Therapy Gottman Couples Therapy Narrative Solution-Focused Strength-Based
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Kelly Kurtz
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