Amelia is an author, licensed psychotherapist, singer/songwriter and metaphysician - bridging spiritual and metaphysical principles with mental health attempting to uplift the self-esteem of mankind. Author of the groundbreaking book: From Psychotherapy to Sacretherapy® - a self-help book that is the 1st of its kind to offer alternative and holistic descriptions and healing processes for 170 mental and emotional diagnoses worldwide. Kemp is also the co-founder and president of UR2.Global - a project of The Sacretherapy Institute - showcasing the ARTS to self-esteem, where she also wrote and performs a song as Dr. K's Music Therapy within the introductory music video for the global project..
Kemp has been a psychotherapist for two decades with a masters degree in Mental Health Counseling and a non-secular doctorate in Metaphysical Theology and is ordained. She is also a Board Certified Alternative Holistic Practitioner with the American Alternative Medical Association and CEO of the Sacretherapy® Institute - a not for profit organization that was created as a result of her book on Sacretherapy. She also hosts The From Psychotherapy to Sacretherapy® Radio Show on Unity,fm radio.
Kemp was honored by Gandhi's BE Magazine in their Profiles of Change-makers in the world. She was a member of the Oprah Winfrey Belief Team and has lectured on national platforms with best selling authors such as Jack Canfield (Chicken Soup for the Soul), Pam Grout (E-Squared), Howard Martin (HeartMath), and done workshops for numerous organizations. (Click here for a partial listing.)
She is also a State Certified Clinical Supervisor for Mental Health Professionals seeking licensure and a mental health educator. She is a former Director of Mental Health Counseling within the School Board where President Clinton's Secretary of Labor visited her program giving it national acclaim. She is also a former Adjunct Psychology Instructor for two colleges. As a metaphysician, she is also a Certified Energy Medicine Practitioner; and is a Certified Professional Life Coach.
Former President of the Broward Mental Health Counselors Association
Former Area Coordinator for FMHCA - Florida Mental Health Counselors Association
Former Mental Health Columnist for In Focus Magazine
Written over 50 articles on Mental & Emotional Well-being, published in Newspapers and Magazines.
Former Radio Talk Show Host for Youth with Mental and Physical Disabilities "Just Another Kid"
National Certified Substance Abuse & AIDS Educator
Former Publisher of AAFolklore Psychosocial Magazine (now archived)
Former Contractor to Agencies Where She Conducted Psychodrama & Music Therapy.
Honored In Gandhi's BE Magazine - Profiles of Change-Makers 2015
Oprah Winfrey Network Belief Team 2015
Honored In Tallahassee Woman Magazine 2008
Florida Mental Health Counselors Association Service Award 2002
Writers Digest 2001 Self-Published Books Award
JM Family Toyota's African-American Achievers Certificate
Born with the gift of vocal music, she introduces her own unique version of music therapy and psychodrama into group work, workshops, retreats and social projects.
(See healing "Tools" for her music therapy CDs.)
Prior to her career in Mental Health, Dr. Kemp was a Director of Media Relations for an HBCU, non-profits, and was a media and community affairs specialist in association with the late renowned Ofield Dukes & Associates. She also worked for public television.