lICENSED GRADUATE PROFESSIONAL COUNSELOR
KRISTEN SCOTT is a Licensed Graduate Professional Counselor (#LGP12398) under the supervision of Crystal Joseph. Kristen received her Master of Art in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Trinity Washington University. She utilizes a humanistic approach, Cognitive Behavior Therapy (CBT) interventions, enveloped with expressive arts tenets. She worked in education for seven years before pursuing a career in counseling. Focus areas include: social anxiety, social phobia, and depression.
During her time as an educator, she enjoyed helping to fulfill her students' social and emotional needs; and collaborating with each student’s family in support of their child. Kristen comes from a family full of educators and mental health advocates. She has cultivated her dedication to the counseling field over many years, and she is passionate about working with diverse populations. When Kristen is not working, she indulges in her love of the arts by singing and sketching.
Kristen completed her internship as a Clinical Student Intern with PsycYourMind, 2020-2021; Welcome back! You can find her in the Silver Spring, MD office.
We all had to start somewhere.
PsycYourMind® is committed to the training and experiential learning of up-and-coming therapists.
The graduate level internship is an integral part of the counseling academic and clinical training experience. Counseling and Clinical Mental Health graduate students are required to have over 700 hours of clinical training time before graduation.
Thereafter, another 3500+ hour residency commences with 100 hours of supervision. An approved clinical supervisor (Crystal Joseph, LCPC, LPC, ACS) manages all cases, conducting weekly supervision to help guide theoretical application. Please use Contact form if you have questions regarding sliding scale and insurances. Those with Maryland Medicaid are not allowed to be seen by Clinical Student Interns. Please consider these factors before requesting an appointment.