Kristen Mennona is a licensed professional counselor, a board certified dance/movement therapist, a certified eating disorder specialist (CEDS), and a certified specialist in pediatric OCD. Kristen has over 10 years experience treating children, adolescents and adults in anxiety-based disorders. She is an active member in the following organizations: International OCD Foundation, International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals, and American Dance Therapy Association. Kristen has presented nationally on the topic of eating disorders, body image and reconnecting to the body.
Kristen has a nurturing, playful and direct style of therapy. She uses a vast array of approaches when helping people work through their distress. Depending on the age and developmental needs of the person, Kristen may incorporate play, dance, art, E/RP, CBT, DBT or family based-techniques to further the psychological well-being of the individual. She offers individuals and families the opportunity to look at behavioral patterns with a new perspective. Kristen specializes in providing a space, where grounded problem-solving can begin. She works to nurture the inherent strengths of the individual and family. She aims to empower clients so they can implement efficient solutions to presenting issues.