stem from a rigid or outdated coping system.  In therapy, I stress each individual’s growth and emphasize the importance of self-actualization.  In couples’ therapy, there is an emphasis on learning to listen to the emotional truth of the other, while also gaining greater authenticity in expressing one’s own truth.  Through self-awareness and genuine appreciation of one another, couples can learn to re-create, or perhaps experience for the very first time, true understanding, connection, joy and love.

Please visit my "Individual Therapy" and "Couples Therapy"  pages to learn more about how I approach individual and couple's therapy.  To contact me for an appointment or for any other reason, please call and leave a confidential voicemail at (907) 727-7253, email me at kcunningham511@gmail.com, or visit my "Contact" page  and fill out and submit the form.  I will get back to you within 48 hours.  Thank you!

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I am a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in the state of Alaska. This license allows me to provide psychological services to couples, individuals, and families.

I earned my Master's degree from Saybrook University, located in San Francisco, California.  Saybrook University is a Humanistic school, and as such, I learned to focus on the strengths inherent in each individual, couple, and family.   My fundamental belief is that people are innately good and that psychological and mental problems often