Last edited 04/02/2024

Christina Andino LCSW

She / Her / Hers

VerifiedProfile VideoOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsCash Pay Only
Headshot of Christina Andino Licensed Clinical Social Worker

General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 09:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 09:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 09:00 AM to 09:00 PM
Fridayfrom 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM
Saturdayfrom 09:00 AM to 06:00 PM
SundayClosed

What would be important for someone to know about working with you?

It's important to note that our therapeutic journey is a collaborative and empowering expedition. I am dedicated to creating a space where you feel seen, heard, and understood. Together, we ascend the mountains of self-discovery, resilience, and personal growth. Know that in this therapeutic partnership, you are not alone; we navigate the terrain of challenges with strength, courage, and a shared commitment to realizing your fullest potential. At At Mountains Therapy LLC, our goal to to elevate your mental health and well-being.

In what ways does your personality influence your approach to therapy?

As a therapist, my approach is full of warmth, collaboration, and encouragement. Infused with a client-focused mindset, I believe in the power of teamwork as we climb the peaks of self-discovery and growth together. The essence of our journey is solutions and goal-oriented, aiming not just for healing but for achieving the aspirations you hold dear. My personality adds a touch of humor to our interactions, creating a space where laughter becomes a catalyst for insight and resilience. Mountains Therapy LLC is not just about facing challenges; it's about conquering them with a shared spirit of determination, humor, and a firm focus on the transformative goals that light our path towards a brighter and more fulfilling life.

What is your style/approach to therapy?

My style and approach to therapy are deeply rooted in client collaboration, strengths, and empowerment. I wholeheartedly embrace a client-focused ethos, recognizing that each individual's journey is unique and deserves personalized attention. Together, we form a dynamic team, working in harmony to navigate the peaks and valleys of personal growth and self-discovery. Central to my approach is a solutions and goal-oriented mindset, where we set our sights on tangible objectives and work diligently to achieve them. Integrating elements of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), we explore the intricate connections between thoughts, emotions, and behaviors, empowering you to challenge negative patterns and cultivate healthier perspectives. Client engagement is paramount at Mountains Therapy LLC, and I strive to create a therapeutic environment that is not only safe and supportive but also engaging and interactive. Humor plays a significant role in our sessions, serving as a beacon of light amidst life's challenges and fostering a sense of camaraderie and resilience. In essence, my approach to therapy is a journey of transformation, where together, we harness the power of teamwork, client-focused collaboration, solutions and goal orientation, CBT techniques, and humor to inspire growth, healing, and a renewed sense of purpose.

Identity

Gender

Woman, Cisgender

Ethnicity

Biracial or Multiracial, Latinx

Group Identities

BIPOC, LGBTQIA+

Other Identities

Millennial

Specialties

Depression

Anxiety

Relationship Issues

Loss/Grief

Trauma

General Expertise

Careers

Work Stress

Sexuality Based Issues

Race & Cultural Identity

Social Anxiety

ADHD

Addiction

Abuse/Survivors of abuse

Fees

First Session$260
Family Therapy$260
Marriage & Couples Counseling$260
Individual Therapy$195

Types of Therapy

Family Therapy

Marriage & Couples Counseling

Individual Therapy

Clientele

Young Adults (18-24)

Adults (25-65)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Strength Based Therapy

Cognitive Processing Therapy

Culturally Sensitive Therapy

Family Systems Therapy

Narrative Therapy

Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Solution-Focused Brief Therapy

Training / Certifications

Licensed School Social Worker - Utah

Licensed School Social Worker - North Carolina

Professional Educator - Utah

Professional Educator - North Carolina

Licensure

  • New Jersey, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, 44SC06096600
  • North Carolina, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, C013742
  • Florida, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, TPSW3420
  • Utah, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, 896358-3501

Education

University of Utah, Master of Social Work, Mental Health, Child Welfare, Research

2020 Distinguished Alumni Award University of Utah Treasure, Student Association, College of Social Work University of Utah LGBTQIA+ Pride Liason, Utah Pride Center, College of Social Work University of Utah Researcher with Ph.D.Director, Exploring the Need for Critical Consciousness in Social Work Education KSL News Interview Insight Story, Fostering Change in a Struggling Youth Population Article Featured - Single Student Highlighted for Educational Journey, Graduation General Commencement, University of Utah Co-Author, Bring Health Care for Former Foster Youth out of Hiding

Work History

I have a rich background in empowering individuals, couples, and families to overcome life's challenges and tap into their fullest potential. Leveraging my diverse experience working with people from various backgrounds, including different ethnicities, people of color, members of the LGBTQIA+ community, those in foster care and adoption, and Military/Veteran communities, I've successfully operated in educational settings, Military Bases, and private practice.

Online Therapy

Office at Mountains Therapy, 20 Lackawanna Plaza, Montclair, NJ

Frequently Asked Questions About Christina Andino, LCSW

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Christina Andino, LCSW, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Christina Andino accepting new clients?

Yes, Christina Andino is accepting new clients for online therapy in New Jersey, North Carolina, Florida and Utah and in-person appointments at Mountains Therapy, 20 Lackawanna Plaza, Montclair, NJ, 07042.

Does Christina Andino accept insurance?

No, Christina Andino does not accept insurance.

What types of therapy does Christina Andino offer?

Christina Andino offers therapy for couples, families and individuals.

Does Christina Andino offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Christina Andino offers in-person appointments at Mountains Therapy, 20 Lackawanna Plaza, Montclair, NJ, 07042.

Does Christina Andino offer online therapy?

Yes, Christina Andino offers online therapy via video sessions and phone sessions to people in New Jersey, North Carolina, Florida and Utah.

How quickly can I see Christina Andino?

Christina Andino typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Christina Andino speak?

Christina Andino conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Christina Andino online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Christina Andino online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.