Who are we?

About Us

Hello There!

Meet Kristian Owens

She's the Owner and Expert Clinician here at Resilient Child Therapy Institute and has a passion for helping young people live a resilient life!

Kristian Owens
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Meet Our Team

Lauren Brown

Mental Wellness Rehabilitation Specialist​

Lauren has a Master’s in Education School Counseling, loves working with young people, and hopes to make every interaction a memorable healing experience.

Tyisha Jones

Mental Health Therapist

Tyisha is a holistic health & wellness advocate with a Master’s in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, as well as a yoga teacher certified in the Trauma Conscious Yoga Method.​

Sa’Miya Wooten

Clinical Social Work Intern

Sa’Miya is a Master of Social Work candidate at the University of Maryland and has a passion for creating a safe space for young people and families to heal through the arts.

Lynne McLaine

Reiki Master and Radiant Child™ Yoga Teacher​

As a Reiki Master and yoga teacher, Lynne employs integrative healing modalities in her work to support children and youth in affirming their greatness.

Miracle Allums

Intake Coordinator and Administrative Support

Miracle is a Licensed Master Social Worker and a fierce advocate for holistic wellness. She also founded Mhoodle, a concierge virtual support service for Mental Health and Wellness Professionals. 

Suzanne Maina

Intake Coordinator and Administrative Assistant

Suzanne has over a decade of experience in customer service, project management, business analysis, quality assurance, and technical support and utilizes these skills set to help others.

Lego® Play Therapy Group

March 19 – April 16, 2022

Our new five-week therapy group aims to provide children ages 8-10 with skills training in social communication, collaborative problem-solving, and fine motor development. This group is ideal for children with a variety of communication and social development difficulties. Due to COVID, we will only be accepting a limited number of registrants and requiring masks.