About Katie

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Katie Ledbetter, LCSW

Columbia Center for EMDR Therapy

Columbia Center for EMDR Therapy is excited to add Katie to our team!

Katie is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and EMDR therapist. Katie is trained in S.A.F.E. EMDR which incorporates attachment focus and somatic therapy into the EMDR process. Katie comes to us with over 10 years of experience in the behavioral health field as a psychotherapist.

Katie holds a Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of TN Knoxville and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Middle Tennessee State University. Katie's passion is helping individuals heal from complex trauma, using a multidimensional approach to  psychotherapy, which includes EMDR. Katie has extensive experience working with survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault, having been in this field since 2008, Katie has worked as a  as a psychotherapist, front line advocate, community trainer, and as a consultant to government agencies on the implementation of trauma informed care. Katie completed EMDRIA approved training for EMDR in 2019 and  uses EMDR to help clients with different diagnoses including PTSD, anxiety disorders, and depressive disorders.