Dr. Christine  Courtois

Dr. Christine Courtois

Christine A. Courtois, PhD, ABPP, is a graduate of the Counseling Psychology program at the University of Maryland and a licensed psychologist in DC and Maryland. Dr. Courtois has received international recognition for her work on the effects of incest, child sexual abuse, complex traumatic stress disorders and other types of trauma and has received awards from numerous professional organizations. She is a psychotherapist (with broad experience in outpatient and inpatient treatment), workshop leader, and consultant specializing in posttraumatic and dissociative conditions and disorders. Her approach is integrative, relational, and trauma-referenced, based upon respect for the client and his/her life experience. Dr. Courtois is Co-Founder and former Clinical and Training Director and Consultant to The CENTER: Posttraumatic Disorders Program and author of the new e-book, It's Not You, It's What Happened to You: Complex Trauma and Treatment. Please visit www.drchriscourtois.com