568 Grand Canyon Drive, Madison, WI 53705​

Shannon: 1-608-520-0461

Fax: +1 608 492-2979

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© Center for Community Healing, LLC 2019

Donations help us purchase resources for our clients like books, binders, and other transition related wares and provide services at a significantly reduced cost.



Mental Health Counseling + Art Therapy

All of our providers offer 1-on-1 counseling and sessions for Intimate Partners and Families.  Owen provides counseling in both English and Spanish.

  • Stress, Fear, and Anxiety

  • Difficulty Making Decisions

  • Building Self-esteem and Body Image

  • Overcoming Trauma

  • Spirituality

  • Depression

  • Grief & Loss

  • Intimacy and Sexual Challenges

  • Familial Stress and Major Life Changes

  • Gender Expression and Transition

  • LGBTQ/Racial Identity

  • Adjusting to Pregnancy and Parenting

Gender Affirmation Support

We provide 1-on-1 support for transgender people and their loved ones.

  • Letters for Gender Affirmation Hormones

  • Letters for Gender Affirmation Surgery

  • Coming Out

  • Sexuality and Sexual Expression

  • Navigating Systems: Schools, Churches, Employers, etc.

  • Support for Name Changes and Legal Document Changes

  • Creating Healthy Intimate Relationships

  • Building Coping Strategies & Self-Esteem

  • Supporting Trans Loved Ones

  • Self-Expression


Consulting + Education

We provide presentations, consultation, and group facilitation for individuals and groups who would like to be more inclusive and affirming of LGBTQ+ people and/or learn about art therapy.

Topics include:

  • Creating more inclusive environments

  • Social Action Art Therapy

  • Mindfulness and Art

  • Creative expression as a tool for healing

  • Self-care and self-love

  • Team building retreats

  • Sexual assault and intimate partner violence in the LGBTQ community

  • LGBTQ Competency for healthcare providers

To request a speaker or trainer, contact Owen at owenkarcher@gmail.com with information about the size of your group and your goals and he will contact you within 48 hours.