Christine Grounds is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a practice in the NoMad neighborhood of Manhattan. Christine specializes in working with women in their 20s and 30s struggling with relationships and career, as well as women in their 40s and 50s dealing with parenting, long-term partners, and career.
Christine also has extensive experience working with parents across the lifespan, including first-timers or parents of kids with special needs.
Christine's treatment approach is relational and eclectic. She encourages mindfulness and body awareness as tools to help manage triggering situations and emotions. Christine describes her style as active and collaborative.
To gauge progress, Christine periodically asks clients for feedback.
Christine has been in private practice for 15 years. She earned her Master's in Social Work from New York University and completed postgraduate training in Psychoanalysis and Psychoanalytic Supervision from the Training Institute for Mental Health. She has also done training in trauma and body-based modalities like Internal Family Systems and Sensorimotor Psychotherapy.
Young adults - Works with young adults in their 20s & 30s as they navigate career development, individuation from family of origin, relationship exploration, social adjustments, and self-esteem
Career changes - Support around personal and professional growth; clarifying goals and steps to building a fulfilling career and meaningful work-life balance
Body-oriented approaches - Integrates relaxation and mindfulness practices to increase feelings of groundnes and connection to the body and promote mind-body wellness
Parenting - Helping parents develop and implement strategies to address challenges that arise throughout childrearing; managing stress and increasing support; working with parents of children with special needs
Life transitions - Coping with difficult or impactful life changes, such as moving to a new area, relationship transitions, child rearing, or career changes; learning self-care to better manage resulting stress
Mindfulness - Practices to encourage a state of active, open attention on the present
Christine Grounds is not in-network with any insurances.
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If you and Christine are not able arrive at a mutually agreed upon fee, she will offer referrals to colleagues to ensure that you get the help that you want.
Private Practice, 2005 - Present
The Training Institute, Clinical Director, 2010 - 2018
Certificate in Clinical Supervision, 2010
Certificate in Psychoanalysis and Psychodynamic Psychotherapy, 2006
New York University, MSW, 2002