Christine is the Director of Operations and a licensed professional counselor and alcohol and drug counselor. She also has received specialty certification in working with individuals with a history of brain injury and is a provider for the CT DSS ABI Waiver. Christine has worked in the field of mental health and substance abuse for over six years, the field of brain injury for over ten years, and has provided supervision for a number of years.
Degree: M.S. Clinical Psychology
College Attended: Springfield College
Year Graduated: 2011
Licensure: LPC, LADC
CT License #: 002334, 000964
Year Received: 2013
Specialties: Addiction, working with families of addiction, brain injury
Area of Interest: Drug trends, addiction research, behavioral addictions, alternative and holistic treatments for addiction, addiction in the family system, neuroscience and brain functioning
Recent Trainings Attended: “Understanding Addictions: Food, Drugs, Alcohol” – INR Seminars
“Improving Executive Functions” – PESI Presented by George McCloskey Ph.D.
Professional Organizations: NAADAC, Brain Injury Alliance of CT
Favorite Books: Anything by Gabriel Berstein or Brene Brown, Walk two Moons by Sharon Creech, Both Sides of Me by Caroline Cooney
Hobbies/Interests: Yoga, Reading, essential oils, holistic health, travel
Book Most Often Recommended to Clients: “Co-Dependent No More” and anything else by Melody Beattie