Our Therapists

Kristen Johnson, LMHC

Therapist

Kristen Johnson is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor. Some of the therapies she employs in her counseling practice are: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Family Systems Therapy, Positive Psychology, Rogerian Therapy, Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy, Solution-focused Brief Therapy, and Rapid Resolution Therapy. Kristen also offers faith-based counseling, where clients’ beliefs, attitudes, and values are explored and incorporated into their psychological functioning. She works with women who are struggling with infertility, prenatal mood disorders, postpartum depression, and loss. She also has an extensive background in parenting issues and working with families. A full list of her specialties are below. She is passionate about helping her clients become the healthy and whole people they were created to be. Kristen enjoys running, interval training, and yoga.

Education

  • Master of Arts in Mental Health Counseling from Webster University

Certifications & Trainings

  • Rapid Resolution Therapy, Level I & II

  • Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy

  • Cognitive Processing Therapy

  • Gottman Method Couples Therapy

  • Tobacco Treatment Specialist Training

  • WRAP© (Wellness Recovery Action Plan)

  • Brain Coaching with Dr. Daniel Amen

Between stimulus and response there's a space, in that space lies our power to choose our response, in our response lies our growth and our freedom. ~ Viktor Frankl

Diagnostic Specialties

  • Anxiety

  • Depression

  • Nicotine Dependency

  • Phobias

  • Prenatal/Postpartum Issues

  • Trauma & Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Other Specialties

  • Aging Concerns

  • Behavioral Modification

  • Career Decisions

  • Communication Skills

  • Coping Skills

  • Grief

  • Life Adjustments

  • Miscarriage

  • Nicotine Dependency
  • Parenting

  • Relationships

  • Self-esteem Issues