Kristen Henshaw, a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) provides counseling and EMDR therapy in Austin. Her specializations include working with highly sensitive people, trauma survivors, and people with dissociative disorders - including Depersonalization, Derealization, and Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID). She is passionate about helping people heal from abusive childhoods and relationships which involved sexual abuse, physical abuse/neglect, verbal abuse, and/or emotional abuse/neglect. She further specializes in helping people heal from the impact of psychological abuse including narcissistic abuse, gaslighting, manipulation, and chronic invalidation in criticizing and controlling relationships with parents or partners. Living within abusive relationships results in a variety of struggles, such as anxiety, depression, difficulty trusting yourself and others, and posttraumatic stress. Kristen takes a whole health and wellness approach to counseling and EMDR, focusing on the whole person - mind, body, and spirit.