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Kimberly Thompson, a National Board Certified Counselor and Licensed Professional Counselor, has provided career transition workshops and career counseling for more than 20 years. She has coached all levels of management in both the public and private sectors, developed numerous career transition programs and consulted with employers on establishing career services for their employees.

As a Workplace and Employment columnist for Phi Kappa Phi Forum, Thompson has written widely on issues dealing with job loss and contributes a weekly column and blog called “Career Rescue” for the “Jobs” section of The Houston Chronicle. You can purchase her “Career Rescue” app on iTunes.

Thompson received an M.Ed. in Counseling from University of Missouri and a B.S.W. in Social Work from Harding University in Searcy, Ark. Based in Houston, Thompson is a member of the American Counseling Association, National Career Development Association, Career Planning & Adult Development Network, and American Association of Christian Counselors. Contact her at, and be sure to put Phi Kappa Phi Forum in the subject line.

In this 3-part series, professional counselor Kimberly Thompson explores interviewing, networking, and dealing with stress.

Available Podcasts

Interview: Secure a Second

Networking: Rise Above the Runaround‚Äč

Stress: Put it in Perspective

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