Kristy Gertsen Keteltas, LCSW-C, is a clinical social worker, approaching therapy from a strengths-based, client-centered, person-in-environment perspective. Kristy received her AB from Smith College, and her MSW from the National Catholic School of Social Service in 1993. Kristy had early experience in child welfare and child abuse prevention work. She has been practicing individual therapy in community practice settings since 2007, using CBT, TF-CBT, ACT and Bowen Family Systems Theory. Kristy sees children, adolescents and adults, treating anxiety and depression, with a focus on mastery and social connection. Kristy is also serving as adjunct faculty as a Faculty Field Liaison at the University of Maryland School of Social Work.