Dr. Kristy Koser, LPC, LPCC

Dr. Koser earned her BS in psychology and MA in Counseling from Eastern Mennonite University. She holds a PhD in Counseling and Supervision from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia.


Dr. Koser is a Certified Emotionally Focused Couples Therapist and Supervisor who specializes in couples therapy and working with individuals who are looking for opportunities for self growth from an attachment perspective. She also provide one day relationship enrichment weekends for couples, providing a safe place for couples to "jump start" the stuck places in their relationship. Dr. Koser has been invited around the country to lead her one-of-a-kind Love & Enrich Couples Retreats, helping couples learn new ways to find deeper connection in destination locations around the globe.


Dr. Koser has presented on EFT at numerous professional conferences around the world and has been an avid consultant to other therapists wanting to know more about incorporating EFT into their practice. She has substantial experience in the creation of and facilitation of psychoeducation weekends based on the book Hold Me Tight, helping to establish the facilitators guide with Dr. Sue Johnson in 2009. She is affiliated with the Washington/Baltimore Center for EFT, the International Center for Excellence in EFT in Ottawa, Canada, and offers EFT supervision in person and via Zoom, a HIPAA compliant teleconferencing platform.

Dr. Koser also specializes in fertility counseling, helping couples navigate complex decisions while maintaining their relationship after a diagnosis of infertility and during fertility treatment. She is a member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) and has completed post graduate training in fertility counseling. Dr. Koser is actively researching and writing about couple satisfaction during the various phases of medical treatment and was selected to present this work at the annual 2019 ASRM conference in Philadelphia. She just published her most recent article in The Family Journal by Sage Publications, titled Fertility Counseling With Couples: A Theoretical Approach. Dr. Koser offers all required clinical interviews and personality assessments for those considering third party reproduction or gamete donation.

Dr. Koser is an LPC in Virginia and a LPCC in Ohio and Kentucky and offers therapy and training in those states.

**For speaking engagements, please contact Dr. Koser at aporia@aporiacounseling.com



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