Christina Bradley, Ms. Ed., DBT, REBT
Christina Bradley, MS. Ed. is an experienced mental health professional determined to serve people of all ages and backgrounds looking to improve their quality of life. She specializes in children, teens, and adults with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, relationship and family issues, intellectual/developmental disabilities, addiction/substance use, grief, enhancing interpersonal skills/coping skills, career direction, life transitions, and conflict resolution.
Christina always embraces expanding her skill and knowledge base to serve her clients excellently. She completed her undergraduate education at Drew University with degrees in Psychology and Spanish. Then graduated top of her class at Rutgers University with a master’s degree in Counseling Psychology. Additionally, she is currently pursuing an advanced certification in Mental Health Counseling at Long Island University. She practices psychotherapy with training in the following modalities:
- Albert Ellis Institute of NYC: Rational-Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT)
- Albert Ellis Institute of NYC: Advanced Rational-Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT)
- Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
- Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
- Group Therapy: Evidence-Based Strategies to Develop and Facilitate Dynamic, Purposeful, and Effective Group Therapy
- LIU Adult Psychopathology
- NY Child Abuse Identification and Reporting, Suicide Risk in Adults: Assessment and Intervention
- National LGBTQIA+ Health Education Center: Foundations of LGBTQIA+ Health
- LGBTQ Youth: Clinical Strategies to Support Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity
- Clearly Clinical’s Providing Inclusive, Respectful Care to Your Gender Questioning, Transgender, & Nonbinary Clients
- PESI Suicidality: Assessment and Intervention
- NetCE Continuing Education: Racial Trauma – The African Experience
- NetCE Continuing Education: Demystifying Dissociation: Principles, Best Practices, and Clinical Approaches
- PESI Psychedelics in Therapy: MDMA, Psilocybin, Ketamine, Micro-Dosing
- New York State Office of Addiction Services and Support (NYS OASAS) Community Reinforcement and Family Training (CRAFT) Procedures: Motivational Induction, Happiness Scale. Goals of Counseling
Christina works diligently with clients to understand and meet their needs to support long-term growth. She works closely with clients to build their skill sets, increase confidence, develop coping strategies, and connect with their true inner selves. It is essential to ensure the preparation of clients to face hardships through life while reaching their highest potential.
Christina takes a holistic humanistic approach focused on client-centered therapy. Her style focuses on clients’ needs, experiences, interests, and concerns as they change over time. Modules may range from Gestalt Therapy, strength training, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), guided discovery, role-playing, grounding, mindfulness, and restructuring thoughts. Since graduating, Christina has continued education in addiction assessments, diversity inclusion, psychiatric consultations, personality disorders, and medication management.