Children, Adolescents, Adults, Couples and Families

Our Team

  • Christina B. Frank LMFT

Christina is a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT). She completed her Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy at Virginia Tech University. She is a member of the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy. Christina provides counseling to individuals, couples, families, adolescents, young adults, and adults who are experiencing a range of issues including family conflict, anxiety, stress, anger, and depression. Christina also provides counseling to couples seeking parenting support, and couples suffering from marital conflict, intimacy issues, and infidelity.



Christina is trained in teaching teens and families Digital Citizenship, and uses a systemic perspective to help parents create healthy boundaries while increasing trust and connection within the family. Christina offers community education to help families build awareness and increase safety around the use of technology and social media. For more information, please go to Our Services and refer to the link for Technology and Today's Youth: Parenting in the Digital Age.

Counseling Experience

Christina worked at Virginia Tech's Center for Family Services, where she applied a variety of therapeutic techniques when working with individuals, couples, and families. Christina also worked as a therapist intern at a residential facility, where she helped adolescents and their families break the cycle of addiction. Christina applies a systemic approach to the therapeutic process, highlighting the family dynamic, while utilizing strength-based techniques to emphasize and build upon each client's inherent skills. Christina incorporates aspects of Mindfulness, Interpersonal Neurobiology and Internal Family Systems (IFS) to help clients increase understanding of how their internal processes can influence their thoughts and behavior.

Education

  1. Virginia Tech State University, Falls Church, VA - Master of Science, Human Development: Marriage and Family Therapy.
  2. Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY - Bachelor of Arts, English.

Professional Organizations

  1. American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy
  2. Certifications

    1. Certified in Teaching Digital Citizenship

Contact Us

  1. 10339-A Democracy Lane
    Fairfax, VA 22030

    Main: (703) 591-3377 Fax: (703) 591-1359
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