Kirsten Denninger, RSW, MSW


About Me

Kirsten approaches all sessions with a strength based, trauma informed lens and is passionate about empowering clients through skill building. Professionally, Kirsten has continued to learn about trauma, anxiety, stress management, social-emotional learning, and the benefits of incorporating mindfulness in our daily living. Beyond therapy, Kirsten has studied yoga and mindfulness and is a Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-200) specializing in trauma informed yoga and mindfulness.

Education & Experience

Kirsten practices with a Master of Social Work (MSW) and is a Registered Social Worker (RSW). Kirsten is professionally trained in the use of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). Kirsten’s practice is further informed by Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT), Somatic Experiencing (SE), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) and Solution-focused Brief Therapy (SFBT).

Specialty Area

  • ADD/ADHD/Disruptive Behavior Disorders
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-Harm
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Stress Management

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Seniors


  • English