Samantha Kent, M.A., LPCA

Samantha Kent
Postgraduate Resident

Counseling and Psychological Services

M.A., Clinical Mental Health Counseling, University of New Haven
B.A., Psychology, University of New Haven

About Sam

Sam (she/they) obtained her Masters of Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of New Haven and is currently working towards becoming a Licensed Professional Counselor. Imbued with a passion for helping others, Sam has half a decade of experience working with various populations and diverse communities. In addition to working with anxiety, depression, life transitions, family dynamics, and trauma, she also has experience working in a residential setting with eating disorders. Her treatment approach is trauma-informed, person-centered, and supportive of the LGBTQIA+ community. Sam works with her clients in an eclectic manner, drawing upon her extensive training in diverse clinical settings. Her goal is to provide each client with a safe space to cultivate self-reflection, self-love, honesty, and confidence. Laughter is a must, expression through art is encouraged, and trivia about The Office is welcomed.