Christine Penta, MSW, LICSW

Provider Type: Therapist

Serving: Adult & Pediatric

Christine Penta, MSW, LICSW

Christine Penta treats patients starting from 10 years old.

Christine Penta is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and Deaf Studies from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA and a Master’s degree in Social Work from Gallaudet University in Washington, DC.
Prior to joining the Counseling Center, Christine provided clinical services in mental health and educational settings. She spent ten years at the Greater Nashua Mental Health Center, where she provided therapy, case management, functional supports and crisis intervention to individuals and families. Christine enjoys working with children, adolescents and adults, and has a wide range of clinical experience treating issues that include mood dysregulation, anxiety, trauma, stress, difficult life transitions, relationship challenges, women’s issues, grief and loss. Christine is bilingual in English and American Sign Language, and specializes in treating clients who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing.

Christine utilizes a strengths-based, collaborative approach in her practice, and draws from a number of therapeutic approaches, including Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy.

Specialties

  • Adolescent/Teen Issues
  • Agoraphobia
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Therapy
  • Bereavement/Grief Counseling
  • Binge Eating
  • Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD)
  • Bullying
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Cognitive Therapy
  • Couples Conflict Resolution
  • Cultural Diversity Issues
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorder
  • Emotional Overeating
  • Gender Dysphoria
  • Hyperactive Disorder (ADD/ADHD)
  • Irrational Fears/Phobias
  • Loneliness
  • Malaise
  • Marriage Conflict Resolution
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Mental Health Consultation
  • Mental Health Problem
  • Mental Illness
  • Mood Disorders
  • Mood Swings
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
  • Panic Attack
  • Parenting Counseling
  • Phobia
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Counseling
  • Pre-College Fears
  • Pre-Move In Couples Counseling
  • Premarital Conflict Resolution
  • Premarital Counseling
  • Psychological Trauma
  • Psychology Consultation
  • Psychotherapy
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Relationship Struggles
  • Separation Anxiety
  • Sleep Disorder
  • Sleep Problems
  • Social Anxiety
  • Stress
  • Stress Management
  • Therapy
  • Worry

Locations

Nashua, NH
8 Auburn St
Nashua, NH 03064-2614
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