Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Provider type: Psychotherapist
Patient Age: Adult, Child & Adolescent
Services Provided: Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy
Chris believes that behavioral health is an important component of one's overall health and should be attended to as such. She offers compassionate, evidence-based care to help her clients cope with life’s challenges such as relationship difficulties, parenting support, stress reduction, or trauma recovery. Her approach is strength-based, candid and comprehensive with an infusion of humor. Modalities she uses include CBT, DBT, psychodynamic therapy, positive psychology, acceptance and commitment therapy, and motivational interviewing. Chris's areas of specialty include trauma, depression, and anxiety, as well as personality disorders for adolescents, adults, couples, families and groups.
Chris trained at Boston University School of Social Work, receiving her MSW in Clinical Practice with Individuals and Families in 1993 and her independent license in 1996. Chris is also certified in dialectical behavior therapy (DBT).