Kristin Dickie

Kristin is the owner of Silver Lining Counseling and is a Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor, Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist, and a Certified Clinical Supervisor for the NC Substance Abuse Practice Board. Kristin has additional experience working in residential treatment, and also as a Clinical Director for a co-occurring disorder intensive outpatient program in Charlotte, NC. Kristin’s passion is working with women to help them manage co-occurring disorders, work through relationship issues and trauma, and most importantly, find their voice and know their value. Kristin using cognitive behavioral therapy, behavior modification, solution-focused therapy, trauma informed therapy, mindfulness and meditation, and EMDR in order to help her patients increase joy and satisfaction in life.

EMDR and Trauma — How EMDR Can Help You Feel Better About Yourself

While cognitive therapies can be powerful and work wonders over time, many patients just can’t wait that long—that’s why I started using EMDR to treat trauma. If there is one thing that every patient I see wants to work on, it is feeling better about themselves. Whether it’s low self-esteem or self-worth, or feelings of guilt and shame, most of the patients I work with…