Christine is a Clinical Social Worker with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from The Ohio State University and a Master’s degree in Social Work from Case Western Reserve University. She has advanced training in techniques to address sports anxiety and performance issues. Christine is also a Dialectical Behavior Therapist.
Christine utilizes Brainspotting, a technique that treats Posttraumatic Stress Disorder as well as sports performance issues. The technique of Brainspotting is an evidence-based treatment that supports the brain and body in healing from trauma.
Christine also provides therapy to those with depression, anxiety, and a variety of mental health concerns. Her approach is skills-focused to provide individuals with the techniques they need to navigate relationships, emotions, and adjust to change.
Jennifer is a Supervising Professional Clinical Counselor and earned her Bachelor’s degree from The University of Findlay studying Psychology with a Health Emphasis. She earned her Master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling through Wright State University.
Jennifer has learned to work with individuals from varying backgrounds and different diagnoses, spending her time and care with families in a community mental health setting. She brings knowledge and expertise in the area of solution-focused therapy to help each individual come to a full understanding of their potential. Jennifer loves to help youth, families, adults, and couples overcome obstacles, such as struggling with communication, interpersonal conflict, problematic behaviors, or other mental, emotional, or behavioral health concerns.
Amy is a Licensed Independent Social Worker with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Miami University and a Master’s degree in Social Work from The Ohio State University.
Amy previously worked at Nationwide Children’s Hospital providing outpatient therapy to children, adolescents and their families. Amy specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Trauma Focused-Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Behavioral Modification, and Motivational Interviewing.
Using a strengths-based approach, Amy provides therapy to children, adults and families struggling with depression, anxiety, grief, trauma, behavior concerns and adjustment related issues. Amy believes in creating a safe place and supportive environment where one can be heard, empowered and taught skills to create change.
Kristen Gidel Kelly
LPCC-S, LICDC, CTTS
Kristen Gidel Kelly is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor with a Bachelor’s Degree from the Ohio State University in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Clinical Counseling from the University of Dayton. Kristen holds a license in Clinical Counseling, Chemical Dependency Counseling, and a certificate in smoking cessation therapy.
Kristen has worked in a variety of settings in community mental health and substance abuse to populations in the Federal Government. She has spent a majority of her career specializing in substance abuse counseling with populations to include adolescents and adults with severe mental illness and substance abuse, families, incarcerated clients and those on probation, and Military and Veterans. Kristen has formerly worked with the courts and is able to provide court ordered assessments and treatment.
Kristen’s therapeutic approach includes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Rational Emotional Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and recently Cognitive Processing Therapy. Kristen is passionate about rehabilitative change and works to meet the client where they are to help them accomplish their goals. Kristen believes that the therapeutic alliance is the key to change and looks forward to working with you!
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