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CHRISTINA REESE, LCPC, PHD

2-Day Certification Training: Treating Anxiety Disorders in Children & Adolescents
Trauma Informed Compassionate Classrooms: Strategies to Reduce Challenging Behavior, Improve Learning Outcomes and Increase Student Engagement
Oppositional, Defiant & Disruptive Children and Adolescents: Non-medication Approaches to the Most Challenging Behaviors

Christina Reese, LCPC, Ph.D., has been working with children impacted by trauma for over 15 years, and has recently completed training as a TBRI Practitioner.  She helps children and their families impacted by a variety of traumas, providing both in-home and in-school therapy to these children.  Over this time, Dr. Reese has partnered with schools in Baltimore County and Baltimore City to help teachers find interventions that get results in the classroom.  A passionate advocate for children and their families, she has worked with children in court-ordered drug treatment at the Anne Arundel County Circuit Court, as well as in residential treatment centers and in the community.  Dr. Reese, a recognized attachment and trauma professional, has created a comprehensive guide that explains attachment over a lifetime.  Her book, Attachment: 60 Trauma-Informed Assessment and Treatment Interventions Across the Lifespan, released in October 2018, offers trauma-informed strategies to facilitate connection, rebuild trust and restore positive emotions.



Dr. Reese is a licensed clinical professional counselor in Maryland and Pennsylvania as well as a licensed clinical supervisor.  She received her master’s degree in community counseling from McDaniel College in Westminster, MD and her Ph.D. in counselor education from George Washington University in Washington, D.C.  Past work experiences include being director of a mental health clinic and the case manager of the Howard county Cold Weather Shelter, working with homeless individuals and families.  Additionally, Dr. Reese is very passionate about her work focusing on attachment and has extensive experience with adoptive families and with children in foster care.





Speaker Disclosures:



Financial: Christina Rice has an employment relationship with Mosaic Community Services.  She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.



Nonfinancial: Christina Rice has no relevant nonfinancial relationship to disclose.