Cathy Warn, M.A., LMFT-S, LPC-S

Faculty: M.S. Counseling

Cathy Warn, M.A., LMFT-S, LPC-S

Associate Professor
Associate Director of Training & Internship


M.A Gordon-Conwell Seminary (Christian Counseling)
B.A. Montreat College



Cathy Warn earned her bachelor’s degree in biblical studies in 2000 and her master’s degree in clinical counseling in 2004. She holds South Carolina state credentials as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC), a Licensed Professional Counselor Supervisor (LPCS), as well as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), and a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapy Supervisor (LMFTS). She also holds national designation as an AAMFT Approved Supervisor. Prior to joining Divine Mercy University-School of Counseling as Associate Director of Training and Internship, and Associate Professor, Cathy was a full time Resident Associate Professor and the Director of Training and Internship for the M.A. in Counseling Program at Columbia International University in Columbia, South Carolina, where she currently resides. Cathy has practice experience in grief and loss, parenting support, child, adolescent and young adult issues, aging and caregiver issues, relationship concerns, personal growth and spiritual development, divorce recovery, pre-marital, marital, and family therapy. Cathy is a past clinical member of the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC); American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA); and is a current member of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) and American Counseling Association (ACA). She also holds membership in two National College Scholarship Honor Societies, Alpha Chi and Psi Chi. Cathy has presented at Alpha Chi’s national and regional conventions. Her practice style is a client-directed, outcome-informed, solution-building approach that considers the whole person (physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual) and their unique response to therapy. In addition, Cathy also offers clinical professional services to other clinicians who seek supervision, consultation, and/or coaching. Cathy was born and raised in Orange County, California and is the youngest of seven children. She and her husband, Randy, of over 40 years are blessed with two daughters, one son, and five granddaughters. They enjoy active membership in their church. Both Cathy and her husband have been involved with various ministries including teaching Sunday school, youth ministry, spiritual retreats, and small group leadership. In addition to spending time with her family, Cathy enjoys boating on Lake Murray with her husband, reading, traveling, and watching sunsets.