Kjrstin (KJ) first started working in therapeutic settings at a ropes course while finishing her undergraduate studies in Recreation Management and Youth Leadership. She went on to work as a staff at a wilderness therapy program in southern Utah, where she learned to love working with adolescents. Kjrstin then came to New Haven in 2004 as a residential staff. She worked as a staff while she attended graduate school in Marriage and Family Therapy. She has worked as a therapist at New Haven since 2008. She loves to use experiential therapies to help clients experience change and healing.
Kjrstin loves to spend time with her family; she is married to a fantastic husband and they have two beautiful daughters. She loves the outdoors, especially climbing, cycling and triathlons. She also loves to travel and explore new places, locally and internationally.