A Los Angeles native, Colin Keller received a Master’s Degree in Clinical Psychology from Antioch University, specializing in conflict-related trauma. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California at Santa Cruz. Prior to Engage he worked in a community-based mental health program in Los Angeles providing individual psychotherapy, group therapy, assessment and crisis intervention. After 15 years working in business development, Colin left the corporate world to become a psychotherapist and follow his “compass of the heart”. Along this journey he has trained extensively in mindfulness-based therapies, substance abuse treatment, psychodynamic therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy and is Level I certified in Sensorimotor Psychotherapy to treat PTSD and other types of trauma. Combining evidence-based practices with an interpersonal and client-centered approach, Colin strives to remain as authentic as possible while helping empower others to find their own purpose and meaning. Currently Colin is Program Director/Group Therapist for Engage Beyond, a co-occurring adolescent substance abuse treatment program. In this position, he utilizes both his clinical experience and his personal journey through the depths of addiction to work with teens struggling to manage symptoms of substance abuse as well as depression/anxiety.
Marriage and Family Therapist Intern, Case Coordinator for Engage Beyond