Therapist in Fort Collins, Colorado Kristen Nelson, Therapist

License: LCSW

Provider Gender: Female

Ages Served: 18-65+

Appointments: In-office and Telehealth

Manages Medications: No, provides therapy only

Therapist in Fort Collins, Colorado Kristen Nelson, LCSW

Kristen Nelson, LCSW

Kristen Nelson is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Colorado. She earned a Masters of Social Work from the University of Denver and completed a 2nd master’s in Conservation Leadership from Colorado State University. Kristen believes that clients are the expert of their own lives, and she works alongside them to provide tools and perspectives that can help them uncover their own inner wisdom and resiliency. Additional areas of training include Internal Family Systems, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, Trauma Based Therapies, EMDR, Animal Assisted and Nature-Based Therapy. In her free time, Kristen enjoys trail running, gardening, hiking, camping, climbing, painting and playing music.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Elevance Health (Anthem BCBS)
  • Evernorth (Cigna)
  • Humana
  • MediNcrease Health Plans (MHP)
  • Optum (UnitedHealthcare)
  • UC Health/SBA (TriWest)


  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • CBT for Insomnia
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Mindfulness


  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • First Responders
  • Head Injuries
  • LGBTQ+
  • Men
  • Military/Veterans
  • Women


  • English



Please use our online form to schedule an appointment with Kristen Nelson. You can also call 970-310-3406 to have someone assist you.

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