• Keynote Speaker and New Choices Shining Star for The 14th Annual     Pennsylvania Women Work Leadership Day held in Harrisburg on   April 20, 2010.  I am a graduate of the New Choices Program which     promotes economic self-sufficiency for individuals in transition             advocating educational and economic empowerment.

  • Founded the Rebuilders Divorce Recovery Support Group (1995) at Northway Christian Community Church where I was instrumental in counseling hundreds of individuals through the trauma and re- adjustment of separation and divorce. Led the group for over 8 years.

  • Co-developer of the Acute Partial Hospitalization Program for Family Services of Western Pennsylvania where they addressed such conditions as:  depression, anxiety, bi-polar disorder and personality disorders.

  • Coordinator and Presenter at area Weekend Seminars including:  2007 Restoring Marital Intimacy After Sexual Addiction, 2000 New       Directions Healthy Relationships Seminar, Fresh Start Divorce          Recovery Weekend Seminars, Wives of Sexual Addicts Workshop, and Extreme Self-Care Getaway Weekend.

  • From 2005 to 2013 Co-leader of area Senior Activity Group, The Silver Stars, boasting a membership of over 50 seniors who met monthly for
    luncheons and day trips.









Accomplishments:                                                             Brenckle Counseling Services        
Brenckle Counseling
Kathleen A. Brenckle, LCSW, CST
Licensed Psychotherapist, Certified Sex Therapist