Kristy Hellum

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT

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Kristy Hellum, MA, MFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Santa Rosa
(707) 599-2000 Website

Kristy Hellum

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT


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Kristy Hellum, MFT
608 College Ave
Santa Rosa, California 95404
(707) 599-2000

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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. Together we explore the roots of suffering/stuckness and open new paths to wholeness. Everyone has a capacity is to grow & change in profound ways. I would be honored to help you feel more peace, love and joy. LGBTQ ally.

My specialties include: 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. Using attachment theory, nonviolent communication, dream analysis and CBT approaches (with a great sense of humor thrown in.)

Somatic therapy (mind-body connections) and energy psychology. I worked extensively with teens and young adults and parents whose adult children are struggling. I utilize techniques from cognitive/affective neuroscience, and accessible practices of mindfulness, expressive arts and yoga, My office is your healing sanctuary. Certified in Equine Assisted Therapy

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 15+ Years
  • School: Meridian University
  • Year Graduated: 2000
  • License and State: MFC44973 California

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $100 - $130
  • Sliding Scale: Yes
Pay By: ACH Bank transfer, American Express, Cash, Check, Discover, Health Savings Account, Mastercard, Paypal, Visa
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Additional Credentials

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

Kristy Hellum's Groups

Awakening the Wild Spirit

Women who are exploring and expanding their vision for the second half of life. ~Awakening the Wild Spirit~ uses creative play, sacred imagination, body/mind/spirit dance/movement, mindfulness and yoga practices and storytelling, to strengthen intuition and increase our transformational tools. In 6 to 8 week evening series or a weekend format, you get to have fun embracing aging with boldness, increase sensual vitality and step into a deeper, authentically inspired life that is supported and witnessed in a community of other Wise Women. For women wanting career/life/health/love shift for good.

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Location

Kristy Hellum, MFT
608 College Ave
Santa Rosa, California 95404
(707) 599-2000

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
  • Career Counseling
  • Child or Adolescent
  • Codependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disorders
  • Divorce
  • Drug Abuse
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Grief
  • Infidelity
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Internet Addiction
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Coaching
  • Obsessive-Compulsive (OCD)
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Sex Therapy
  • Sex addiction, Partners of Sex Addicts
  • Sexual Addiction
  • Spirituality
  • Substance Abuse
  • Transgender
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Video Game Addiction
Mental Health
  • Impulse Control Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Personality Disorders
Sexuality
  • Bisexual
  • Gay
  • Lesbian

Client Focus

Ethnicity: African-American and Native American
Faith: Other Spiritual or Religious Affiliations
Age
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Preteens / Tweens (11 to 13)
  • Adolescents / Teenagers (14 to 19)
  • Adults
  • Elders (65+)
Communities
  • Bisexual Allied
  • Cancer
  • Gay Allied
  • HIV / AIDS Allied
  • Lesbian 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
Video/Skype
  • Online Counseling

Links

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Last Modified: 19 Jul 2019
Kristy Hellum, MA, MFT, Marriage & Family Therapist in Santa Rosa

Kristy Hellum

Marriage & Family Therapist, MA, MFT