Karen McIntyre M.S.W., L.C.S.W.

Life Management Therapist, Canyon Ranch in Tucson

Karen brought her extensive experience as a social worker and mental health specialist to the Canyon Ranch team in 2004. A licensed clinical social worker, she received her master’s degree in social work from Arizona State University. Karen also holds a bachelor’s degree in theater and speech, which she uses in her practice of drama therapy.

An expert in restorative lifestyle change, Karen enjoys helping guests identify and pursue their wellness goals. Encouragement, visualization and life mapping are just a few of the methods she uses to aid guests in getting to know their true selves and identifying their hopes and intentions. Other specialties include stress management, guided imagery, relaxation, creative problem solving, healthy aging and dream interpretation.

Karen enjoys walking the 2-mile loop at Canyon Ranch and spending her weekends with her husband, daughter, and two dogs Dylan and Rigby. Mad Men is one of her favorite shows.