Kylie Lewis, M.A.

Adjunct Professor, MACC

Professor Kylie Lewis, a PLNU alumni herself, is overjoyed to be a part of the Clinical Counseling program! After attending PLNU and earning a B.A. in Child & Adolescent Development, she went on to earn her M.A. in Marriage & Family Therapy at Alliant International University. Professor Lewis currently teaches within several PLNU programs aside from the MACC program, which includes the Child Development Degree Completion Program and the Family & Consumer Sciences Program. Professor Lewis also continues to serve private practice clientele in Mission Valley. Her specialties include inner child work and guiding her client’s through the process of healing from trauma. Professor Lewis’ theoretical orientation is rooted in attachment theory. Her favorite tools to utilize in the therapeutic process are guided meditation, mindfulness skills, and hypnotherapy techniques. Professor Lewis is passionate about her relationship with her students. She is always open to meeting up for a coffee and a chat!


  • M.A., Marriage & Family Therapy, Alliant International University
  • B.A., Child & Adolescent Development, Point Loma Nazarene University

Courses Taught

PSY608 Life Span Development

Experience in Field

  • Douglas Young Youth & Family Services
  • Extraordinary Conceptions
  • Balanced Life Therapy Center
  • Healing Hypnotherapy

Professional and Community Involvement

  • Member of the American Association for Marriage & Family Therapy (AAMFT)
  • Member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church Community

Dissertations, Presentations, and Publications

  • Panel member of PLNU-Network 9
  • Panel member of PLNU-Child & Adolescent Development FCS Program
  • Presentation on Obsessive Compulsive Disorder & Mindfulness at AIU