Kristen Nelson Therapist, MS, MSW, LCSW

Provider type: Therapist

Serving: Adolescent (Ages 18+), Individuals

About Kristen Nelson Therapist, MS, MSW, LCSW

Kristen brings a sense of calm and genuine attention to each session, allowing you to feel welcomed and at ease. She ensures that your individual needs are cared for within a thoughtful and compassionate space where you will to be heard and understood. Together with Kristen you can uncover and bolster your unique strengths that will empower you to heal and thrive.

Kristen’s client-centered and integrative therapy approach incorporates each client’s resilience and skills into the healing process, fostering sustained and meaningful change. She’s helped clients manage and overcome many of life’s challenges, including grief and loss, depression, anxiety, trauma, and stress. She shows them how to navigate life transitions and explore how past experiences are influencing their current quality of life.

Kristen earned a Master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Denver, a Bachelor’s degree in Music Therapy from Utah State University, and holds certificates in Animal Assisted Social Work, and Horticultural and Nature-based therapy. She enjoys working with adults seeking individual therapy.


Fort Collins – Riverside Avenue

1525 Riverside Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524
1537 Riverside Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524
1531 Riverside Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80524


  • Cigna
  • Medi-CARE
  • Mines & Assoc. PPO
  • Mutual of Omaha
  • Prime
  • Profile
  • Triad
  • UBH
  • UC Health
  • UMR
  • United Medi-CARE Adv