Kayla Douglas (she/her) graduated with a B.A. and Masters in Social Work from the University of Michigan. She has been an embedded CAPS counselor in the College of Engineering since 2020. Kayla utilizes an integrative strengths-based approach that is grounded in cognitive behavioral therapy and mindfulness strategies. She is committed to providing a safe and non-judgmental environment, while working collaboratively with students to empower them with the ability to grow their self-awareness, set goals, understand their values and develop resilience.
Kayla’s clinical interests include resilience, trauma, transition and adjustment, life skill and identity development, family of origin concerns and relationships. In her free time she enjoys spending quality time with family and friends, teaching, coaching swimming, cooking, being active through activities like swimming, running and yoga and anything creative or adventurous where she can try something new.