Tristan earned his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology with a Minor in Health Education from Northwest Missouri State University, and his Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Roosevelt University. Tristan brings a compassionate, optimistic, patient, and relational approach to therapy. He has experience working in community mental health, wilderness and experiential therapy, schools, and with special needs children in a residential program. Tristan has helped children, adolescents, parents, and families find solutions to their problems and develop skills to live healthier, more functional lives. Tristan works from a strengths-based, solution-focused, and family-oriented framework in collaboration with his clients to help them make changes in the way they think, feel, and behave. Areas of expertise include mood and anxiety disorders, ADHD, family and relationship problems, self-esteem issues, substance abuse, adolescent issues, grief and loss, and athletic performance.