Kristen Borgmeyer, MS, MSW, LCSW, is a Certified Theraplay Practitioner, Certified Group Theraplay Practitioner, and Certified Group Theraplay Trainer.  Kristen has been training and presenting with the Theraplay Institute since 2014.  She has extensive experience working with children in a variety of capacities such as Early Childhood Educator, Family Support Specialist, Child Advocacy Worker in the Child Welfare System, and as a Child and Family Clinician in shelters, schools, and clinic settings.

Currently, Kristen is a Child and Family Clinician at Come Play, STL, a pediatric mental health center that holistically serves children and families in the St. Louis area utilizing a multidisciplinary approach.  Kristen works with children of all ages and their caregivers, primarily working from an attachment framework.  Kristen is passionate about the use of Theraplay and it has been an integral part of her professional work since the beginning of her career.  In addition to Theraplay, Kristen is trained in other attachment modalities including Dyadic Developmental Psychotherapy and Circle of Security, all of which inform her continued work with children and families.


Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Kristen Borgmeyer has an employment relationship with Come Play, STL. She has an employment relationship with Theraplay Institute. Ms. Borgmeyer receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Kristen Borgmeyer has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.