Kristi is now offering supervision and consultation for LLMSWs and LMSWs in the state of Michigan. Kristi has 11 years of expierience in the social work field as an outpatient therapist with a diverse work history. Kristi has worked in the community, at the office level, and for intensive outpatient programs. She has worked with children as young as 4 years old up to adults at age 85. Kristi also holds her CAADC and has extensive experience with clients with substance use histories.


Currently she specializes in trauma work with adults, specificially complex trauma related to adverse childhood events. She also works with the LGBTQ+ community and has advanced training in EMDR therapy. 


Kristi is providing in person and virtual supervision to LLMSW's seeking full licensure in the state of Michigan and often consults with LMSWs seeking support with their current caseloads. Candidates seeking full licensure should be available to meet 4 times per month minimum and candidates are responsible for rescheduling in the event they need to miss a scheduled meeting. Candidates must meet at least 2 times per month individually and can drop in for group consultation up to 2 times per month. Candidates may also choose one-on-one supervision only. 


To qualify for supervision hours as an LLMSW you may work for Intentional Journey Counseling or an outside agency in the state of Michigan. You must be working at least 16 hours per week and no more than 40 hours a week to qualify.


Below is the pricing for supervision hours:


  • $60 for 1 hour individual supervision
  • $120 per 1 hour group supervision divided amoung members (up to 5 people)
  • Free of charge for employees of Intentional Journey Counseling Services, PLLC


Please contact our office for more information about group consult times and to schedule one-on-one supervision.


Supervision and Consultation

Kristi J. Karel, lMSW, CAADC


Please call our office staff at 269-588-1441 for more information!

Intentional Journey Counseling Services, PLLC

4341 S. Westnedge Ave

Suite 2212

Kalamazoo, MI 49008


Phone: 269-588-1441

Fax: 269-775-7551




All are Welcome here!