Kristin C. Jennings, LGSW received her master's degree in Social Work from Howard University and is licensed to provide therapy in both Maryland and Washington D.C. under the supervision of Jessica Gaddy Brown, LICSW.
Kristin’s purpose is to serve others by meeting them where they are and creating a comfortable and safe space for them to share freely.
Kristin specializes in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness and Person-Centered Therapy that helps identify feelings of anxiety, depression, suicidal ideations and pain associated with grief and loss. Kristin also concentrates on wellness through identifying compulsive behaviors such as emotional eating, mood disorders, marital and couples’ conflict, divorce, infidelity, crisis management, trauma and serves those who identify with the LGBTQI+ community.
Kristin is empathetic and understands pain, however, believes that despite tough times there are strengths to be built upon. Through coupling a strength-based perspective with a holistic approach, Kristin helps you create wellness strategies that empower you to maintain balance and prioritize self-care amid grappling with life’s complexities.
What is something (a skill, talent, hobby) you learned during COVID?
I gained a love for gardening!
What is the best book you've ever read?
Purpose Driven Life by Rick Warren
If you could learn a new personal skill, what would it be?
I'd love to learn how to crochet and eventually crochet a full-sized blanket!
If you made a movie about your life, what would the genre be and what actress would play your character?
It would have to be a romantic drama played by THEE Jennifer Hudson