Katherine  Hanson

Katherine Hanson


Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy Marriage, Family and Child Counselor, MFCC Master of Science, MSc Specialties Insurance & Fees Locations
Washington Accepting Online
Updated December 2, 2023

Specialties & Expertise

  • Communication issues
  • Couples counseling
  • Relationship issues
  • Conflict resolution
  • Commitment challenges


Communication issues - Gottman Trained Couples Therapist: Developing effective interpersonal skills in relationships with partners, relatives, and co-workers; using healthy methods of communication to identify and convey needs and respond to others

Couples counseling - 27 years of expertise working with Couples. Katherine brings a unique blend of knowledge, experience, depth, and compassion to couples therapy. Couples choose to work with Katherine to uncover the deeper issues affecting roadblocks, impasses, and challenges, and family-of-origin issues.

Relationship issues - Feeling stuck, ambivalence, conflict resolution, communication, Intimacy emotional and physical, issues of trust, infidelity, parenting, blended families, empty nesters, life transitions. Trauma, complex family dynamics.

Conflict resolution - Resolving conflict respectfully without blame, shame, or guilt. Management of the 4 Horsemen. Increasing empathy, understanding, compassion, and emotional intimacy.

Commitment challenges - Learning how commitment challenges impact one’s relationships; exploring the origins of commitment challenges and processing through any strongly-held beliefs about relationships, attachment, and commitment.


  • Adults (24+)
  • Couples
  • Seniors (65+)


Katherine Hanson is not in-network with any insurances.

Read about the benefits of seeing an out-of-network provider here.

Out-of-pocket fees

  • Individual sessions: $215 (50min)

Additional session information

Out-of-network billing options

This provider can support you in getting reimbursement from your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement. Here are the out-of-network billing options they provide:

  • Super billing
Payment options
  • Cash
  • Credit Card
Session frequency

Frequency of sessions this provider offers to see clients once you are an established client.

  • Weekly
  • Every other week
Therapist's note

Out of Network Provider-No insurance.

Cash Fee due at time of service. Super Bills are provided upon request.


Online Sessions (Washington)
Accepting new clients online
Currently Available Times
  • Morning (Before 10am)
  • Daytime (10am - 1pm)
  • Afternoon (1pm - 5pm)
  • Evening (After 5pm)
  • Weekends
Regular Hours
  • Mon Please inquire about hours
  • Tue 9:00 AM-4:30PM
  • Wed 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Thu 10:00-4:30pm
  • Fri Please inquire about hours
  • Sat Closed
  • Sun Closed

Work and Education

Years of Experience: 28 years

Healing Space Counseling, Psychotherapist, 2001 - Present
Evergreen Hospital Geriatric Regional Assessment Team, Counselor Caregiver Support, 2006 - 2013
Evergreen Hospital In Home Mental Health, Case Manager II, 2001 - 2006
Catholic Community Services, Seattle, Therapist, 1997 - 2001

Couple's Institute, Palo Alto CA, Couples Therapy using Developmental Model, 2023
Gottman Institute, Certificate Trauma and Affair Recovery, 2015
Gottman Institute, Community Educator Making Marriages Work, 2014
Seattle Hakomi Education Network (SHEN), Level Two Training Complete, 2013
University of Washington, Certificate Geriatric Mental Health Specialist, 2011
Gottman Institute, Seattle WA, Gottman Couples Level III, 2003
National Board of Counseling Certification, Nationally Certified Counselor, 2001
California State University, Master's of Science Counseling Psychology, 1996


Washington: LH00007557