Kris is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Advanced Clinical Hypnotherapist who got her master’s at Hunter College in New York. She has worked extensively with abuse and trauma survivors in various clinical settings and specializes in group therapy, with two published articles on the subject. She worked for her own practice, A Healing Space, before joining Cornerstone Recovery Center.
Kris uses a mix of modalities to assist clients in improving self-esteem and engaging in self-expression in order to achieve self-actualization. In addition to using varied cognitive-behavioral, experiential and existential approaches, Kris is certified by the Wellness Institute as a Heart-Centered Hypnotherapist. When appropriate, she utilizes hypnotherapy to speed the healing process and to assist people in overcoming long-entrenched dysfunctional patterns.