Staff profile

Kelly Kearns, MS, LMHC

Doctoral Intern


150 Walker Health Center

Kelly Kearns is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and graduate of SUNY Oswego’s Mental Health Counseling master’s and Trauma Studies certificate program. She also studied Global Studies with a concentration in Culture and minored in Health Science and Expressive Arts Therapy for her bachelor’s degree here. Kelly spent the past two years counseling a range of ages from toddlers to the elderly in play therapy and dance movement therapy as well as talk therapy. She is currently pursuing her doctorate in Counseling and Counselor Education at Syracuse University, and is thrilled to continue serving Oswego students during her Advanced Practicum. She loves counseling college students because everyone has a unique path that they get to figure out, and she wants to help!

Pronouns: She/Her


Current doctroal candidate, Ph.D, Counseling and Counselor Education, Syracuse University
MS, Mental Health Counseling, SUNY Oswego, 2019
BA, Global and International Studies, Culture Concentration, Minors in Health Science and Expressive Arts Therapy, SUNY Oswego, 2016