Kara Becker, LMFT
Kara Becker attended Quinnipiac University and received her undergraduate degree in Business Management then earned her Master’s Degree from Southern Connecticut State University in Marriage and Family Therapy with a concentration in Gestalt Therapy. At SCSU, she developed and facilitated a body acceptance group for female students while supporting Center for Discovery’s adolescent eating disorder program.
Kara is passionate about working with family systems. Kara believes that family experiences have a significant impact on the growth and development of an individual. She has experience working with personality disorders, eating disorders, anxiety, depression, and autism spectrum disorders. She has worked with children, adolescents, families, and couples.
Kara has also worked as the Program Director for both Center for Discovery’s Eating Disorder Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient Program and Discovery Mood and Anxiety Program in New Haven, CT. Kara supervises marriage and family therapist candidates and therapists working towards licensure and is in the final stage of completing her AAMFT approved supervisor certification.
Kara is thrilled to be leading the Center for Discovery Southport team as Program Director and is committed to providing exceptional care to adolescents and their families.