Karen Corcoran Walsh

Mental Health Therapist

Karen Corcoran Walsh is a mental health specialist and professional who focuses on adolescent treatment.  Along with this, Karen has 22 years of experience in both healthcare and education.  She spent years with her treatment center working with substance abuse, and also founded a private high school which tutored adolescents while attending a residential teen program.  Karen has had many appearances on TV shows which aired nationally, and hosted her own radio show for families struggling with mental health issues.

Karen Corcoran Walsh is also an author and spokesperson, having dedicated much of her speaking to focus on treatment of individuals who are struggling with traumas

Karen is also a philanthropist who has worked with many of the largest non-profit organizations in the country that focus on mental health and substance abuse issues before launching the Karen Corcoran Walsh Scholarship for Mental Health Awareness.

Karen continues her education through both university and certificate programs in order to stay up-to-date with the newest research.  Some of these degrees include a Doctorate of Education, Master of Science, Bachelor of Science, and industry certificates including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Master Certified Addiction Professional with International Reciprocity, and Florida Supreme Court Mediation.

Professional Credentials

Personal Life

  • Boca Raton, FL
  • Author
  • Spokesperson
  • Community Advocate
  • Philanthropist

education background

  • Master of Science – Marriage and Family Therapy.  Nova Southeastern University
  • Bachelor of Science – Education K-12.  Nova Southeastern University
  • Master Certified Addiction Professional 

Professional Experience

  • Educator
  • Addiction Treatment Professional
  • Mental Health Specialist

Contact The Karen Corcoran Walsh Scholarship

Students who need more information about the scholarship can reach out using the form on the Contact page.  Universities who would like to get involved with the scholarship can feel free to leave your information for us by filling out the form and someone will get back to you shortly regarding how you can get involved with our scholarship fund.


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