Cristine Ruiz is a Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist, AMFT #117956. Employed by Cerebral. Supervised by Cecilia Pla, LMFT, #91209. Cristine received her Master in Marriage and Family Therapy at Alliant International University, and a Bachelors in Psychology at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Cristine has experience with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Narrative Therapy, Complex-Trauma, Self-Esteem, Mindfulness, Yoga, and more. She believes in building collaborative relationships that support individuals towards self-love, self-actualization, and growth. She is passionate about the mind-body connection and supporting healthy habits and daily routines. In her free time, Cristine enjoys yoga, reading, hiking, and playing with her little dog Thomas and cat Luna.
We cannot change anything until we accept it. Condemnation does not liberate it oppresses. – Carl Jung