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

15 Questions when seeking a clinical supervisor

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 (40 pc) for my son’s super hero themed birthday party.  Inspired from an idea on Pinterest, we created a wall out of the bricks... [Read more]


Brown, Bailey, and Hanh: Here’s What I Encourage You to Read This Month

I received one of the most complimentary questions from a colleague this week, which was (in summary) “How are you so knowledgeable at this point in your career?” First off, thank you for the compliment... [Read more]

10 Affects of Addiction on Children

10 Impacts of Substance Addiction on Children

I recently had the honor of attending a fundraiser luncheon for The Council on Alcohol and Drugs in Houston, Texas. Tom Arnold, actor and philanthropist, spoke about his own experiences with personal and family... [Read more]

Healing with Sand

Sand Art Activities to Help Children Cope with Feelings

Understanding feelings, being able to identify our feelings, and sharing our feelings are important for a person’s emotional and psychological wellness. Happy, sad, angry, proud, afraid… these are all... [Read more]