Kathy Scherer, PhD


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Kathy Scherer, PhD, MFT, C-IAYT is a Psychologist, Yoga Therapist, and Educator working in Austin for over 25 years. She is a psychotherapist in private practice and offers presentations on topics such as interpersonal neurobiology, family attachments, social-emotional development, and the application of yoga and meditation for stress management. Her presentations have been offered at a wide variety of settings including universities, professional conferences, community centers, and schools.

Dr. Scherer is a co-founder of Austin IN Connection and it's Family Matters program, both Austin area multidisciplinary organizations focused on emotional health and positive relational attachments. In collaboration with Dr. Sylvester of Austin Child Therapy, she hosts the Heart & Work series of writings, presentations, and workshops, including two collaborative mental health blogs:  Therapy Matters and Heart & Work of Parenting.  In addition, she offers yoga classes and mindfulness workshops for clinicians. She is also a faculty member at the Practice School of Yoga Therapy in Austin, Texas.