Crystal has been a mental health and addiction counselor since 2010, holding roles in both outpatient and inpatient settings. Trained in trauma, she specializes in working with survivors of sexual assault, human trafficking and intimate partner violence. Crystal is a Certified Kink Aware Therapist (CKAT). She works with alternative lifestyles as well as the LGBTQ+ population, focusing on healthy relationships and addressing sex and intimacy issues through a non-judgmental, safe and empathic lens. Crystal earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Baltimore and a master’s degree in clinical social work with a mental health specialization from the University of Maryland, School of Social Work. She is trained and experienced in cognitive behavioral therapy, trauma-focused cognitive behavioral therapy and emotion-focused therapy.
Posted on March 28th, 2019 in