Welcome to the website
of Dr. Karen Hixson,
Karen Hixson has been a mental health counselor in Portland, Oregon since 2002 with a focus on social justice and anti-oppression based perspectives. She supervises early career counselors working in community mental health and private practice. Karen recently completed her PhD in Counseling at Oregon State University. Her dissertation is entitled Understanding Power in the Therapeutic Relationship. She is currently focused on organizing local mental health providers following the election with a group called Mental Health Providers Unite!.
Licensed Professional Counselor: Oregon #C2118
PhD: Doctorate in Counseling from Oregon State University