Kristy Hellum

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT

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Kristy Hellum

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT

She/Her/Hers

Verified by Psychology Today

Location

Kristy Hellum, MFT
608 College Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
(707) 513-4226
Offers online therapy

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Kristy Hellum currently has a waitlist for new clients.

About

My clients tend to be creative and sensitive souls, ready to transform unhealthy relationships & patterns and embrace more joy. I work well with those who have a spiritual practice to lean on while integrating psychological insights for lasting change and healing. Among other things, I specialize in couple's communication skill building, healthy sexuality & healing from relationship trauma/intimate betrayal. Let's explore the roots of suffering/stuckness and open new paths to wholeness. Everyone has an innate capacity to grow & change in profound ways. I would be honored to help you feel more peace, love and joy. LGBTQ ally.
My specialties include: Healing family of origin wounds, healthy sexualty, couples communication skills training, adult attachment theory, sex/love addiction or porn use problems and helping partners of addicts to set boundaries and rebuild healthy trust. Attachment theory, nonviolent communication, dreams and CBT (with a great sense of humor thrown in.)
Our time together is your healing sanctuary. We will draw from cognitive/affective neuroscience, and accessible practices of mindfulness, creative role play and the world's spiritual wisdom traditions as well as good ol' psychology. Those exploring Sacred Plant Medicine journeying, we can use our time together for integration and continued healing.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $130 - $170
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, Cash, Check, Health Savings Account, Paypal, Venmo, Zelle
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Please call you insurance, ask if they reimburse for "Behavioral Health Services" from licensed out of network providers.
Email me or call (707) 513-4226 with questions.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 20 Years
  • License: California / MFC44973
  • School: Meridian University, formerly known as Institute of Imaginal Studies
  • Year Graduated: 2000

Additional Credentials

  • Certificate: California K-12 teaching credential
  • Certificate Date: 1988
  • Certificate: NIA dance instructor
  • Certificate Date: 2013

Location

Kristy Hellum, MFT
608 College Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95404
(707) 513-4226
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Relationship Issues
  • Women's Issues
  • Stress
Issues
  • ADHD
  • Addiction
  • Adoption
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Borderline Personality (BPD)
  • Career Counseling
  • Child
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Drug Abuse
  • Education and Learning Disabilities
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Internet Addiction
  • Life Coaching
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sex addiction, Partners of Sex Addicts
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Use
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI)
  • Video Game Addiction
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • LGBTQ+
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Native American
Faith: Other Spiritual or Religious Affiliations
Age
  • Elders (65+)
  • Adults
  • Teen
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian Allied
  • Non-Binary Allied
  • Open Relationships Non-Monogamy
  • Queer Allied
  • Racial Justice Allied
  • Sex-Positive, Kink Allied
  • Transgender Allied

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Attachment-based
  • Coaching
  • Emotionally Focused
  • Equine Assisted Psychotherapy Groups
  • Equine Facilitated Therapy
  • Expressive Arts
  • Family / Marital
  • Jungian
  • Mindfulness-Based (MBCT)
  • Multicultural
  • Positive Psychology
  • Psychodynamic
  • Sex addiction partner trauma treatment
  • Somatic
  • Strength-Based
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Group

Links

My Website

Nearby Areas

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Last Modified: 1 Dec 2022
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Kristy Hellum

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT