Kris has over twenty years of experience working with individuals and families in distress. She specializes in family systems, addiction, trauma, relationship and brain based therapies working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are abuse, trauma, addiction, heteronormative and culturally diverse family systems, men's and women's therapy, and LGBTQ+ issues.
Kris has completed Level 1 and Level 2 training in Gottman Method couples therapy. These interventions might be the thing to save your relationship!
Kris is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are committed to accomplishing.
St. Mary's University of MN
MA Counseling and Psychological Services
Post Graduate Certification in Marriage and Family Therapy
Doctoral coursework in Psychology
License, Certifications & Award
Marriage and Family Therapist
- State of Minnesota, #1228
- State of Colorado , #001843
- State of Iowa, #106056
EMDR, Level 1
Personality Disorders - DBT coursework
Addiction and Addictive Family Systems
Abuse and Trauma Recovery
Brain Based Therapy
Completed Level 1 and 2 training in Gottman Method Couples Therapy
Professional Activities and Memberships
AAMFT Clinical Member