Kristen Guskovict, LCSW

(She/Her)

About Me

Kristen Guskovict has been a licensed clinical social worker, in the state of FL since 2016. She began utilizing EMDR in 2019. Prior to working as a therapist, Kristen worked the field of non-profit management with extensive knowledge of refugee services, torture treatment, human trafficking, child welfare, mental health, immigration, and social services. Throughout Kristen’s professional life she has worked with Humanitarian agencies and Monitoring Operations, and community-based development programs including the Peace Corps. Her experiences have provided her with opportunities to work in Ukraine, Greece, Bangladesh and Burkina Faso, among other countries.

Education & Experience

Kristen holds a B.A. in International Relations and Human Rights from Webster University; an M.S. in Global Affairs with a concentration in Humanitarian Assistance from New York University, and an M.S.W. from Florida International University.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Active member of: the Return Peace Corps Volunteers of South Florida; Somatic Experiencing International community, National Association of Social Workers.

Specialty Area

  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Depression
  • Family Issues
  • Mood Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adults
  • First Responders
  • Immigrants
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors

Insurance

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • UnitedHealth

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