Katy Flanagan
LPC • Assistant Director of Crisis Services

Katy is a Licensed Professional Counselor who graduated with a Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from the University of New Mexico in 2014, and also holds a B.S. in Psychology from the University of New Mexico.

Before coming to CAPS, Katy provided mental health counseling in a substance abuse detoxification and treatment setting at Denver Health Hospital. She began her mental health career providing individual and group counseling to child and adult survivors of Intimate Partner Violence at DVRC in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Katy loves dogs, backpacking, and games!

Pronouns: she/her/hers


  • MA: University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
  • BS: University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

The thing I'd most like to do

Backpack a through-hike like the Pacific Crest Trail.

Areas of interest

Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, mental health care system navigation and mental health crisis support.

Connect with CAPS

Please call CAPS at 303-492-2277 to inquire about CAPS services.

To message a specific provider:

  1. Go to mycuhealth.colorado.edu
  2. Click "Get Started" under the Counseling and Psychiatric Services clinic
  3. Go to "Messages" tab
  4. Click "Compose New Message"
  5. Find applicable provider to message or message ASK CAPS