Hi there! My name is K.J. Thompson and I am a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Tennessee. I have worked in a variety of clinical settings including crisis counseling, inpatient, and outpatient working with individuals experiencing significant distress in several areas of life. Most of my clinical experience has been working with individuals struggling with substance use as well as depression, self-harm, self-esteem, mood disorders, personality disorders, anxiety, panic attacks and trauma. I approach therapy from a person-centered approach with the belief that you know yourself best and I am but a vesicle to assist you on your journey towards balanced wellness. My goal is to meet you where you are and ensure a safe space to process the chaotic nuts and bolts of life and provide the support you seek.
Additional areas of focus: Stress, Anxiety, Relationship issues, Family conflicts, Grief, Anger management, Self esteem, Career difficulties, Bipolar disorder, Depression, Compassion fatigue, ADHD, Drug and Alcohol Addiction, Mood Disorders, Panic Disorder and Panic Attacks, Paranoia, Self-Harm, Self-Love
Clinical approaches: Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy
TN LPC-MHSP 4824
Always there and always helping. Very nice and cordial. Would recommend her.
Written on Sep 21, 2021 after therapy with Kristen for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, trauma and abuse, and grief
Kristen actually cares about who she is working with and it shows.
Written on Sep 11, 2021 after therapy with Kristen for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, and career difficulties