Kristen is a Licensed Professional Counselor that holds a Masters degree in Clinical Psychology. She has experience in providing counseling services to adolescents, adults and families in a myriad of settings including residential facilities, substance abuse treatment programs, intensive outpatient and correctional facilities. While working those settings, she has worked with substance abuse, personality disorders, depression, anxiety, suicidal ideation, self-harming and trauma-related issues. Kristen utilizes a person centered approach, while incorporating cognitive behavioral techniques, acceptance and commitment therapy, and solution-focused approaches. She wants all her clients to see therapy as a safe space to explore their authentic self.