Chrissy is a licensed clinical social worker who received her MSW at Virginia Commonwealth University. She has experience working with diverse populations and ages across many different settings including inpatient hospital/ER, residential treatment, schools, and outpatient therapy. She works with many life stuck points including depression, anxiety, ADHD, autism, trauma, grief and self-esteem issues to name a few. Her approach to therapy is addressing the whole person, meeting them where they are, and walking with them as they journey to where they want to be! She strives to be creative in using the modalities and techniques that reach each person in the most effective way. She uses a multi-faceted toolbox of techniques that includes CBT, mindfulness, strengths based, and solution focused modalities. She wants clients to feel safe, calm, and valued.
Outside of Ellie, Chrissy is usually at a sports field with her family or engrossed in audiobooks and podcasts!