Christen Scott, Psy.D., ERYT-500
Dr. Scott received her doctorate in clinical psychology (Psy.D.) in September 1999 from the University of Hartford. She has worked in the mental health field since 1992. After receiving her doctorate, she worked in a variety of treatment settings including, inpatient psychiatric hospitals, residential treatment centers, intensive outpatient treatment, community mental health, and outpatient private practice. Dr. Scott has a specialty in child/adolescent clinical psychology. She has expertise in the areas of mood disorders, anxiety disorders, ADHD, and learning disabilities.
Dr. Scott began incorporating yoga and yoga philosophy into her psychotherapy work after receiving her yoga teacher training certification in June 2008. Since that time, Dr. Scott has committed herself to studying and teaching yoga. She is a 500 Level Registered Yoga Teacher and a 200 Level Experienced Registered Yoga Teacher with Yoga Alliance ( RYT-500, ERYT-200). She is also a Certified Baptiste Yoga Teacher. She has since closed her psychotherapy practice and created the Yoga Shrink, where she is bringing yoga and yoga philosophy into the mental health field. The Yoga Shrink was created to integrate yoga into personal transformational work.
Dr. Scott and her husband, Preston Scott, are the owners of the Power Yoga Tribe (www.thepoweryogatribe.com), a Power Vinyasa Yoga Studio in North Palm Beach, Florida. She also runs 200 RYT Yoga Teacher Trainings through the Power Yoga Tribe. Dr. Scott is in the process of creating a 300 RYT Teacher Training with a focus on personal transformation and optimal mental health.
You can contact Dr. Scott at email@example.com