Christine is a Primary Therapist at Lifeskills South Florida, with a broad range of experience in residential, partial hospitalization, and intensive outpatient programs. Her experience has also included providing therapeutic services to patients suffering from substance abuse and dual diagnosis disorders at Addiction Treatment Centers, community health Emergency Psychiatric Care Unit and at a VA Medical Center. A Licensed Clinical Social Worker, she earned her Bachelor of Science degree at Palm Beach Atlantic University and an MSW from Florida Atlantic University. Christine is a nationally trained and certified EMDR therapist, and uses a variety of evidenced based modalities, such as CBT, Motivational Interviewing, DBT, and MET, and EMDR, to provide the most effective interventions for clients and their families. Being solution-focused in her approach, Christine believes in empowering clients to take control of their lives. In her spare time, she enjoys traveling with her husband Bill and spending time with their family and pet Chihuahua and Shih Tzu.