Counselor for Change Spotlight

At Counselors for Change we believe that everyone has the capacity to be a counselor– one who advocates for the wellbeing of another. The Counselor for Change Spotlight is dedicated to highlighting counselors, in and outside the field of mental health, who advocate for change, end stigma, and promote equity.

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Dr. Kirk Honda with Psychology in Seattle Podcast

Dr. Kirk Honda has a Doctorate in Psychology, a Master’s in Marriage and Family Therapy, and has been working as a therapist with individuals, couples, and families since 1996. He has been a university professor since 1998.

His podcast and YouTube channel inspire change with open and informed dialogue on important topics such as relationships, mental health, and popular culture. His reaction videos of popular reality shows, like 90 Day Fiancé and Love is Blind, provide a therapist POV that challenges misconceptions of mental health, ends stigma, and normalizes therapy illustrating how it can improve daily life.

Dr. Kirk Honda’s work provides accessible and relatable mental health information making him a Counselor for Change worth checking out.