Kristian Owens

Kristian Owens

LCSW-C, CTP-C, RPT

Owner / Psychotherapist / Reiki Master

Kristian Owens

Kristian Owens

LCSW-C, CTP-C, RPT

Owner / Psychotherapist / Reiki Master

Hi, my name is Kristian Owens and I am a Clinical Social Worker with a passion for helping young people live a resilient life!

One of the things that I admire most about young people is their resilience (i.e. their ability to recover from difficulties). I’ve had the privilege to practice in various settings, including private, public, and alternative schools, inpatient facilities, community mental health agencies, and private practice. No matter the setting, I always stumbled upon the theme of resilience in my work with children, adolescents, and families. For me, this demonstrated that individuals possess the strengths to heal and grow from their life experiences.

In my practice, I aim to provide acceptance, genuineness, and warmth in my interactions with clients and their families. During sessions, I often use my extensive training in play therapy, expressive arts, and brain-body interventions to help individuals make sense of life’s challenges. As an expert in each of these therapeutic approaches, I’ve repeatedly noticed that once I accept a child for who they are as a person, they naturally process and organize their world through play and art. In order to optimize treatment success, I also value collaboration with caregivers and other professionals involved in a child’s life.

It is truly a privilege to be doing what I am most passionate about, which is helping young people realize their potential and pursue an abundant life. I consider it a valuable gift to be a witness and partner in a young person’s healing process, and I look forward to serving in this capacity with each interaction I have with a client and family.

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Kristian has limited availability at this time. If you’re ready to start working together, contact us to schedule your initial appointment!

Resilient Parent: Nurture Your Child by Caring for Yourself

March 6 – April 10, 2020

We’re offering a series of new workshops for parents struggling to take care of themselves. By the end of our program, parents will not only have a blueprint for their own self-care but also be able to declutter one area of their home so they can better nurture their child.