(608) 833-9290, Extension 325
Dr. Killinger is a licensed psychologist who works with adults on a wide variety of concerns. She has a particular area of interest and expertise in working with young adults (18-28) who are navigating personal, academic, career, LGBTQ, and family transitions. She commonly works with adults of all ages who are experiencing depression, anxiety, stress and relationship concerns. Dr. Killinger's approach is integrative, but founded in client centered and interpersonal process theories. She strives to create a warm, safe, nurturing space for self-exploration, healing and growth. Dr. Killinger uses a variety of approaches to improve well-being and relieve suffering including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), and Behavioral Activation. Dr. Killinger also has specialized training in Expressive Arts Therapy.
Dr. Killinger also provides a variety of psychological assessments for adults including Gender Dysphoria, ADHD, and Court Ordered Evaluations.
Dr. Killinger received her doctorate in Counseling Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She completed her predoctoral internship at The Ohio State University's Counseling and Consultation Service and her postdoctoral residency at the University of Wisconsin-Madison's Counseling and Consultation Services.