Rebecca Christianson, LCSW
Rebecca A. Christianson is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker specializing in individual, couples, and family therapy. She is the owner and founder of Rebellious Wellness Counseling located in Marlton, NJ.
With over 20 years of experience as a therapist, she specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectic Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy for couples (EFT), and Rational Emotive Therapy. She is a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, personality disorders, grief and loss, divorce, stress management, and couples counseling.
In addition, Rebecca presents at conferences and to general audiences speaking on the topics of personality disorders and Dialectic Behavior Therapy as well as various other topics. Rebecca was trained by Dr. Marsha Linehan in Dialectic Behavior Therapy. Rebecca has also done extensive research in grief and loss while working under Dr. Lynn Dahlquist at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, Texas. She is responsible for piloting sibling grief support groups in Texas and Louisiana. Prior to private practice, Rebecca worked in several psychiatric hospitals in the Philadelphia area. She also supervises graduates of Masters in Social Work programs and Masters of Counseling programs for their clinical licensure.
Rebecca has many philanthropic interests and has served for five years on the Board of Early Intervention in Southern New Jersey. Two of those years she spent as President of the SNJEIC and worked tirelessly both advocating for children with special needs and fundraising for new programs. She has also been a member of the Red Cross Disaster Action Team since 1995. She holds professional affiliations with NASW, ICEEFT, and EFTCNJ.
Rebecca is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they’re striving for.