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Kristi Gearty, MA, LAC, NCC

Kristi Gearty is a Licensed Associate Counselor (LAC) and National Certified Counselor (NCC) who graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Clinical Mental Health Counseling program. She joined the team at Integrative Psychology Services in March 2023. She has experience working with substance abuse, trauma and co-occurring disorders. She also has experience working with clients in correctional settings. Kristi takes a person-centered approach, tailoring treatment to each unique client based on their needs and cultural backgrounds. She incorporates cognitive-behavioral techniques as she is a firm believer that our thoughts, emotions and behaviors are all connected. She also frequently utilizes mindfulness practices and solution-focused approaches with clients.

In her free time, Kristi enjoys playing with her dogs, spending time with her family and reading.