Dr. Christina McShane received her Masters and Doctoral degrees in Clinical Psychology from the Institute for Psychological Sciences in Arlington, VA, in 2011 and 2015 respectively. Her training included special emphasis on the integration of Psychology and Theology. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Communication Arts and Theology from Franciscan University of Steubenville. Christina completed her pre-doctoral internship at Frontier Health, a community mental health center in Scott County, Virginia. She is currently a Licensed Clinical Psychologist in the state of Arizona.
Life can be challenging and each person bears unique gifts, burdens and struggles. Therapy can be a helpful way to process through difficult experiences as well as obtain clarity about new possibilities. Whether you are seeking healing, more understanding, new ways of thinking, better ways to cope, greater freedom from past pain or desiring more in your future, Christina sees therapy as a collaborative relationship and sacred safe space where you can pursue these goals.
Christina has experience working with children, adolescents, families, and adults. She works with a variety of issues including but not limited to depression, anxiety, trauma, life-transitions, relationship struggles, burnout, identity issues, grief, parenting and family issues, and faith/spiritual issues. In addition to therapy, Christina performs personality assessments for adults, including candidates for seminary, missions, and adoptive parents.
Christina also has a background in both ministry and organizational consulting and coaching. She is passionate about working with leaders, groups and individuals to improve communication, collaboration, and both individual and organizational internal health. She is available for consultation, workshops and trainings for leaders and organizations to help in achieving healthier leaders and cultures and stronger teams.