Alissa Christenson

Employment Information:

Job Title: Outpatient Mental Health Professional
Joined: 2020
Years of Experience: 1 year


Educational Information:

Undergraduate College/University: University of Minnesota: Morris
Undergraduate Degree: BA


Graduate College/University: Southern New Hampshire University
Graduate Degree: MA



Personal Information:

Clinical Approach:
My clinical approaches are CBT (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy) and a DBT (Dialectical Behavioral Therapy).


Clinical Interests:
I have a passion for addressing eating disorders, self-esteem/body image, self-harm, and working with the LGBTQ+ population. My experience is largely with adolescents however I enjoy working with young adults and adults as well! I believe everyone can benefit from therapeutic services. I will work with my clients to meet them where they are at in their life and/or treatment to address their presenting needs. Additionally, I collaborate with my client closely to ensure they take an active role in the relationship and their treatment progress.


Personal Interests:
Outside of work, I spend a lot of time with my dog! I also go on many adventures with my nephews and niece.