Kristina is a Licensed Professional Counselor with a Bachelor's of Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a Master’s Degree from Lewis University. Kristina has over 20 years of experience working with clients. She specializes in childhood and adult trauma, self injury, depression, anxiety, dissociative identity disorder, as well as couple’s counseling. Kristina employs an eclectic approach to therapy that integrates DBT, CBT, ACT, as well as solution focused therapy. Kristina tries to empower her clients to build and maintain healthy lifestyles and a foundation for long lasting relationships. Kristina believes in a supportive and collaborative approach that allows her clients and their families to feel at ease. For fun Kristina enjoys rescuing Alaskan Malamutes and Siberian Huskies! She also loves humor and making others laugh.