Child-Centered Play Therapy uses play and the therapeutic relationship between Kristen and your child to provide a safe, dependable therapeutic environment.
Filial Therapy is a special kind of play therapy where Kristen teaches and guides you through play techniques to use with your children.
Family Therapy is a type of therapy that involves multiple members of the family in order to nurture change and development within the family as a whole.
Theraplay is a type of play therapy where Kristen involves and guides you in play therapy with your child in order to build and enhance attachment, self-esteem, trust, and joyful engagement.
Sandtray Therapy is a mostly nonverbal form of therapy that focuses on you or your child expressing yourself through symbol and metaphor using miniature objects and the familiar medium of sand.
Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT) is an evidenced-based treatment for children, teens, and their caregivers who have experienced trauma.
Therapeutic Crisis Intervention is a model used to help teach children constructive ways of dealing with a crisis or emergency.
Companioning is a type of grief therapy that focuses on accompanying you through a death loss or coping with a loved one’s terminal illness.
While Kristen is not an art therapist, she has studied and been supervised by art therapists.
I’m looking forward to meeting you and learning how I can help!