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About Kristin

Kristin Smith is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. She received her Master's Degree in Counseling from Lincoln Christian University. She has a wide range of clinical experience working with individuals, children, teens, and families experiencing challenges with anxiety, depression, anger management, PTSD, bipolar disorder, personality disorders, co-occurring disorders (mental health and substance abuse), life changes and transitions, relationships, grief and loss, and substance abuse/ addictions. Ms. Smith has worked in outpatient and residential settings both at Memorial and SIU.

"I believe that every client has the potential to work through their deepest troubles and I work to align with my client allowing them to lead the way." Ms. Smith utilizes an integrative approach, with skills in Dialectal Behavioral Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Existential Therapy, Holistic, and Client Centered Therapy.

Kristen also accepts all Department of Transportation SAP mandatory referrals for those needing to complete required hours for failed drug screens at places of employment and pre-employment.

In her free time, Kristin, enjoys spending time with her daughters, baking, practicing yoga, and chasing after her dogs.