Kristine Ostroff, LSW
Kristine is a Licensed Social Worker in the State of New Jersey. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Spanish Studies from Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, NY and her Master of Social Work from Rutgers School of Social Work in New Brunswick. Kristine has experience providing therapy to children, adolescents, and their families in both in-community and school-based settings. She has extensive knowledge on neurodevelopmental disorders including ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and learning disabilities, and she has treated children and adolescents with anxiety, mood disorders, loss/grief, trauma, and behavioral challenges.
Kristine utilizes a strength-based approach when working with clients, recognizing that everyone has unique assets that can help them develop and grow. She provides individualized therapeutic interventions dependent on the client’s needs, including Play Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), and Motivational Interviewing. Kristine is adept at providing psychoeducation to clients and their families and firmly believes in collaboration when working with children and adolescents. Kristine creates a non-judgmental space for her clients so that they have the ability to explore themselves fully and achieve their goals.
Kristine is fluent in Spanish.
NJ Licensed: #44SL07020600