Dr. Joanna Kristeva

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About Me

Dr. Joanna Kristeva specializes in the treatment of personality disorders and she was trained in cognitive-behavioral psychotherapy approach to modalities. Her multicultural background helps her to apply person-centered and strength-based treatment modalities. Dr. Kristeva is a New York and Ohio licensed psychotherapist with ten years of direct clinical experience. She holds a postgraduate degree from New York University and has completed a doctorate of philosophy degree. Kristeva was trained in clinical trauma case-based treatment approach and complicated grief counseling at Columbia University School of Social Work. She is the co-author of a book titled: Trauma Intensive Care: Principles and Practice- An enchiridion.


  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Grief
  • Self esteem
  • Depression
Also experienced in:
Addictions , LGBT , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Anger management , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coping with life changes , Coaching , ADHD , Communication Problems , Isolation/Loneliness , Life Purpose , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Jungian Therapy, Mindfulness Therapy, Psychodynamic Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 10

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone





LCSW #084403 (Expires: 2024-08-31)

LISW #I.2102717 (Expires: 2023-03-21)


Written by N.A. on Jun 24, 2021 after therapy with Joanna for 1 month on issues concerning stress, anxiety, family conflicts, self esteem, and career difficulties

Caring and knowledgeable