Kysha Payne-Word


Counselor Assistant


Kysha began working at the Gate House for Women in 2016 as a Counselor Assistant. She has a passion for helping those in addiction overcome pertinent issues and enjoys helping them through living the principles and concepts within the community. Kysha is currently pursuing a Associates Degree in Social Science and has gained a great deal of experience by providing concrete assistance to help individuals accomplish tasks. She also plans to continue her education in the drug and alcohol field. She currently provides assessments, individual, group, and family counseling. She likes to see clients become successful in their recovery, gain independence, learn coping skills, and nurture healthy relationships with their children and families.