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Practicum Students:

Valerie Kuykendall-Rogers is a LPC Board Approved Supervisor who offers students who are enrolled in graduate school counseling and psychology programs the opportunity to work and strengthen their clinical skills while they acquire information on how a private practice agency works  and serves the needs of the community.  Qualified applicants will submit an application, Graduate school transcripts, two academic references, be able to pass a background check participate in an interview with Valerie Kuykendall-Rogers and possibly other staff. For more information or to request an application packet please contact [email protected] There is no fee for supervision and no student will be paid via monetary compensation but rather the information and opportunity to work with various clients and issues in various settings will be the compensation. All students are expected to conduct at least three two hour counseling workshops in addition to offering individual counseling and back office support.  Appropriate candidates will have an understanding of computer skills, demonstrate emotional maturity, and have nothing posted inappropriate on any social networking site. Only discussion of clients is permitted within Practicum class or within APC staffings. Group supervision occurs twice per month.


Valerie Kuykendall-Rogers is a LPC Board approved LPC Intern Supervisor and her agency, Ascent Psychotherapy Center, is a Board approved LPC Internship site. Qualified applicants would be persons who have completed and graduated from Graduate School, have passed the NCE exam, and who complete the interview and application process providing supporting documentation.  Supervision may be for the APC site or may be off site.  Fees vary based on whether the LPC-Intern is working on or off-site from APC  and if working at APC if it is a paid or voluntary LPC Internship.  

If it is a paid on-site internship, or a paid or non paid off site internship the fee for LPC Internship only supervision is $75 per week.  Supervisees may pay the entire month the first week of the month on the first or prior to each supervision session.   If you are working a paid Internship at APC, then all Interns operate as a 1099 contractor and will have a signed contractor fee schedule contract for one year and will complete W-9 forms.  All contractors will invoice APC no less than once per month.  All invoices approved will be paid  within 15 days. Group supervision will occur twice a month and the other sessions will be in individual supervision.

If you are working a volunteer Internship at APC, you will be expected to work at least one night a week, complete paperwork as requested by Valerie Kuykendall-Rogers,  and attend group supervision once a month and individual supervision three times per  month. As certain workshops and classes are offered to clients and as back office needs present additional Saturday work will be requested occasionally. 

For more information please contact [email protected] to set up an interview with Valerie Kuykendall-Rogers and request the application packet.
















I deliver thought-provoking, engaging, and interactive individual supervision that provides support, encouragement, and challenges you to grow professionally and personally. My diverse experience includes working for managed care organizations, non-profit agencies, child placing agency/foster care, faith-based organizations, criminal justice system (deferred adjudicated substance abusers), and private practice.

















My areas of interest include spirituality/faith-based concerns, trauma/abuse, couples/marriage/relationship,  anxiety, depression, grief/loss, parent-child conflict, family issues, work-related stress, alcohol/substance abuse, and chronic illness. My therapeutic approach is holistic and humanistic. I use a variety of treatment modalities that are specific to each client’s needs. I work with adolescents and adults and provide individual, couple, family and group therapy as well as consultations and retreats.

















I look forward to guiding and supervising you as you ascend toward reaching your goal as a fully Licensed Professional Counselor!













Feel free to contact me at [email protected]ychotherapycenter.com or 877-723-7282 for information on how you can receive supervision from me.