Effective, Compassionate Therapy


At Kingwood Counseling & Play Therapy, compassion, experience, and individual attention lead to real change. Kim and her team of LPC-Interns offer a variety of services, including therapy, consultation, and assessment in a relaxed and comfortable setting.

Kim Peterson, MA, LPC-S, RPT is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Clinical Supervisor, and Registered Play Therapist with over 14 years of experience in the medical and mental health field. She is a respected clinician and expert in child therapy, providing evidenced-based psychotherapy to individuals and families through her private practice in Kingwood, Texas.

In addition, Kim mentors and supervises new therapists through their clinical internship and offers consultation sessions to professionals seeking guidance on topics such as play therapy certification and creating a presence online. Kim’s Counseling Corner, an award-winning blog that reaches thousands of readers each week, reflects her passion for therapy, children, and helping others.

Contact Kim to schedule your appointment.

From the Blog

Created by preschooler with anxiety and aggression who claimed to be feeling happy to be at their therapy session.

My Favorite Things: the Meebie Doll

Meebie Doll Previously, I shared a post on the Meebie doll by Orkid Toys. The post was titled “Expressing Emotion and Mending Wounds with Meebie,” and it explained the benefits of using the Meebie Doll... [Read more]


“Very Special Building” Exhibit and Interpretation of Real Play Session

Let’s face it, there is a huge difference in learning about a skill or technique (ie play therapy) by reading online versus doing or witnessing in person. In the video below, I present a scene from a real... [Read more]


Shopping Tips for Child Therapists

Hello friends! I have not posted in quite some time, but I’ve been inspired to begin again! I was shopping at a craft store recently and thought, I should just video this and share it on the blog! I’ve... [Read more]


15 Questions to Ask When Seeking a Clinical Supervisor in Mental Health

This time of year, many new graduates are seeking sites and supervisors for their clinical internships towards becoming a Licensed Professional Counselor and other related fields. This part of the overall process... [Read more]


Play Themes and Uses for Jumbo Cardboard Bricks

Last year I purchased the Melissa & Doug Deluxe Jumbo Cardboard Blocks for my son’s superhero-themed birthday party. Inspired from an idea on Pinterest, we created a wall out of the bricks and the children... [Read more]