Staff nameAbbey Kniffin, Practicum Counselor
Staff titleSupervised by: Kristin Henshaw, M.S., LMFT-S
Abbey graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology. She is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Sam Houston State University. As a counselor, she strives to create a safe environment where her clients can learn and recognize their strengths through personal discovery and self-growth. She is also passionate about Play Therapy and helping children express their thoughts and feelings through the act of play. Depending on the client’s needs, Abbey uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Play Therapy, and mindfulness-based approaches. She is excited to have the opportunity to work with people of all ages, couples and families at Cy-Hope Counseling Center.