Linda A. Kuramoto


Linda A. Kuramoto

Program Chair, Mental Health Counseling and Rehabilitation Counseling and Senior Instructor

pronouns: she/her




“I want you to be everything that’s you, deep at the center of your being.”


Ms. Kuramoto has a diverse blend of counseling and corporate backgrounds as a mental health clinician, Employee Assistance Program (EAP) consultant, vocational rehabilitation counselor, human resource manager, international management consultant, and senior corporate manager. Her broad experiences provide a deep understanding of the employment and mental health needs of individuals with cognitive, intellectual, psychological, and physical disabilities and chronic illness from the employee, employer, and strategic corporate business perspectives. In her private practice, her specialties are supporting the mental health needs of Asian Americans, individuals with complex medical needs, and those with complex trauma.

Education & Certifications

  • PhD Student in Counselor Education and Supervision, Walden University
  • CAGS in Mental Health Counseling, Cambridge College
  • MS in Rehabilitation Counseling, Boston University
  • ASC in Approved Clinical Supervisor, Center for Credentialling and Education
  • Certified EMDR Therapist, EMDRIA
  • CRC in Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, Commission on Rehabilitation Counselor Certification on Rehabilitation
  • LMHC in Massachusetts, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Courses Taught

  • The Practice of Mental Health Counseling
  • Pre-Internship Supervision Laboratory
  • Career Development
  • Vocational and Affective Counseling
  • Medical and Psychological Aspects of Disability
  • Vocational Assessment and Evaluation
  • Rehabilitation Plan Development

Awards, Recognitions, Research & Selected Published Work

  • Chi Sigma Iota