Meet the MSMFT Faculty

The Marriage and Family Therapy faculty are dedicated, experienced professionals committed to your success inside and outside the classroom. They provide academic advising and personal program/career planning goals.

Kathleen Adams, Ph.D., MS MFT

Kathleen Adams, Ph.D., MS MFT, Program Director, Associate Professor

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Dr. Adams is the Director of Oregon Tech’s grad program in Marriage and Family Therapy. She earned her Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Studies at Iowa State University, her MS in Counseling at the University of Wisconsin – Madison, and her BS in Secondary Education Social Studies at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. A practiced therapist, clinical supervisor, consultant, university professor and administrator, Dr. Adams brings a broad and deep skill set to all of her work.

Kevin Garrett

Kevin Garrett, Assistant Professor


Kevin Garrett gladly joins the Oregon Institute of Technology faculty as Clinical Director of the M.S. Marriage and Family Therapy master’s degree program. Prior to teaching at Oregon Tech, Kevin taught for three years in southwestern Oklahoma at Cameron University in the Department of Psychology. He served as one of the clinical faculty in the Psychology Department and as a Practicum Supervisor while at Cameron University. He worked full-time in community mental health as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist in Wyoming for five years before teaching at Cameron University. Kevin completed his Ph.D. in the Marriage and Family Therapy specialization at Kansas State University in 2014, earned his master’s degree in the Marriage and Family Therapy specialization at the University of Oregon in 2006, and received his bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Utah State University in 2003. He completed a Medical Family Therapy-focused doctoral internship at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska in 2009, and earned a post-degree certificate in Medical Family Therapy while completing his doctoral internship. Kevin holds the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy Approved Supervisor designation. He looks forward to giving presentations in the community, region, state, as well as nationally. He is excited to be returning to his home state of Oregon, and to bring his clinical experience, passion for teaching, and community-focused orientation to Oregon Tech!

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About the Program

Degrees Offered

  • Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy


  • Klamath Falls


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