Katie Murphy Gordon is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker who earned her Bachelor’s degree from Wheaton College and her Master’s in Social Work from Simmons College. She has experience as a Mental Health practitioner working with a wide demographic in a variety of settings. She is also a Massachusetts State licensed horseback riding instructor and is certified by the Professional Association of Therapeutic Horsemanship (PATH Int’l) as a Therapeutic Riding Instructor and an Equine Specialist in Mental Health and Learning.
Katie has a clinical background working with children and adults in outpatient as well as community based settings. She finds equine facilitated therapy to be particularly effective in treating a variety of symptoms related to post traumatic stress, attachment based challenges, family/relational challenges, anxiety, depression, ADHD, eating disorders/disordered eating, and identity work.