Keith Klostermann

Contributing Faculty
College of Social and Behavioral Health
School of Counseling
M.S. Clinical Mental Health Counseling

Dr. Keith Klostermann is an Contributing Faculty member in the School of Counseling at Walden University. He is an internationally-recognized expert in the use of Behavioral Couples Therapy for Substance Use Disorders (BCT-SUD). Dr. Klostermann is licensed as both a mental health counselor and marriage and family therapist, is an AAMFT Approved Supervisor, and is recognized as a Nationally Certified Counselor (NCC) and certified family therapist (CFT). The American Mental Health Counselors Association (AMHCA) recognizes Dr. Klostermann as a Diplomate and Clinical Mental Counseling Specialist in Couples and Family Counseling, Child and Adolescent Counseling, and Military Counseling. Dr. Klostermann is also an AMHCA Fellow in Counselor Education and Research.

In addition to his teaching role, Dr. Klostermann has also served as a clinical consultant for numerous agencies (e.g., the Calgary Counselling Center in Calgary, Alberta; Phoenix House in New York City, Best Self Behavioral Health, Buffalo, NY) in their implementation of BCT-SUD.


PhD, University at Buffalo, SUNY

MS, Canisius College

BS, Buffalo State College