All clients deserve a safe, supportive space that encourages acceptance, understanding, and emotional growth. Chris's approach to therapy is one where she and the client work as a collaborative unit to identify and enact solutions to work through their issues and goals they bring to treatment. This united spirit allows her clients to make meaningful break throughs to improve their lives and relationships. Chris has respect for your cultural backgrounds, religious beliefs and your social experiences. Has a therapist, Chris uses many therapy strategies, however she utilizes EMDR, Play therapy, and Dialectical Behavior Therapy, the most to assist her clients.
Chris has had experience assisting adolescents and young adults as a Court Appointed Special Advocate for Children (CASA) in Juvenile Court and has a case manager. Chris has worked with children of abuse and children under Court ordered probation. Chris can assist with your child's development needs, learning ways to reduce conflict and the exposure of conflict, assist with co-parenting, learning to communicate effectively to your child, and assist with options to give your child a successful life. When your child is going through a difficult time and your at the end of ideas, Chris can give you some ideas through play to find your loving relationship again. You are strong and have this.
Chris is a first responders wife. "I know what it's like to share my husband with the public that needs him, the crazy schedule and long hours without them. The call the responder is stuck with. I'm here for you both to find your way through your beautiful relationship."
Therapy is for you to find your freedom at every age.