Christina Handley is a Licensed Professional Counselor and National Certified Counselor who is devoted to helping others. Christina earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology at Indiana University of Pennsylvania then continued her education at Duquesne University receiving her Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy. Pursuing her counseling career she has worked in various clinical settings, both inpatient and outpatient, serving adolescents and adults. In addition, she is comfortable performing individual, couples, or family therapy sessions and working with people from all backgrounds. She has considerable experience with issues of anxiety, depression, addiction, abuse, trauma, marital/couple difficulties, and family conflicts.
Christina is a dedicated, compassionate counselor with extensive knowledge of offering advice, support, encouragement, rehabilitation, and guidance to clients. She has a proven ability to empathize with individuals while retaining an objective and realistic approach to their treatment and therapy. She employs a client-centered style of counseling focused on the holistic process of uniting mind, body, and spirit.
Being a proud native to the Western Pennsylvania area, Christina values family and friends, and is committed to not only helping people but also the environment. She is the vice president of a local nonprofit organization devoted to water protection.