Kristen is a Boston, Massachusetts native. She is a graduate student in the Clinical Mental Health Program at Trinity Washington University and is due to graduate Fall 2021. Kristen received her Bachelor of Arts in Africana Studies from Simmons College; with expertise of seven years in the Education industry. 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. Hailing from a family of educators and mental health advocates, Kristen plans to reorient her client toward healing through creative psychoeducational techniques. She has cultivated her dedication to the counseling field over many years, and is passionate about working with diverse populations. Kristen envisions an eclectic/integrative weaving of theoretical approaches, leaning into Expressive Arts and Cognitive Behavior Therapy. When Kristen is not working, she indulges in her love of the arts by singing and sketching.
You can find Kristen in the Silver Spring, Maryland location.
Clinical Student Intern
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.