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Clinical Mental Health Counselor CIT
Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
Clinical Mental Health Counselor (CMHC)
Kristin is a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) with more than 15 years' experience providing counseling services to people of all ages in a variety of settings to include residential treatment facilities, acute care psychiatric hospitals, intensive outpatient clinics, the public-school setting and private practice. Kristin is a single mom of two amazing daughters, both of whom have rare medical conditions. As a result, Kristin has a passion for working with other families and children with rare diseases and is currently researching rare diseases and the impact on mental health.
Kristin believes that every client is unique! Therefore, she tailors counseling techniques to meet the individual client’s needs. As a result, Kristin offers an eclectic approach & may utilize a variety of therapies to include but not limited to: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT); Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT); Sociometrics & Psychodrama; Inner Child Work; Logotherapy; Internal Family Systems; Solution Focused; & Trauma Systems/Trauma Informed Care. She is open to integrating Spirituality into therapy sessions based on the comfort level of or at the request of the client.
In addition to her passion for the rare disease world, Kristin also specializes in eating disorders and codependency. She has extensive training in internal family systems as well as Trauma Systems Therapy/Trauma Informed Care and has served as Trauma Systems Coordinator at a residential treatment facility. She was trained in, participated in, co-facilitated and led anger/shame reduction work and family sculpting at Shades of Hope Treatment Center. She believes this type of work can be especially powerful in working through family of origin issues and healing from trauma of any origin. Her goal is to help clients break negative cycles, begin healing from their past, embrace their inner being, and reattach new meaning to their trauma as they discover their divine purpose.
M.Ed., Hardin-Simmons University
B.S., Texas A&M University
Certified Clinical Telemental Health Provider
Professional Organizations and Memberships
Children and Adults with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC)
Member, Karnes City Lion's Club
Member, U.R. Our Hope
Karnes City High School - Campus Site Based Decision Making Committee