Dr. Christeine Terry is a Licensed Psychologist who welcomes adults across the lifespan to her practice in Seattle, WA. Dr. Terry often sees young professionals who are grappling with anxiety, and may be relying on marijuana or alcohol use to cope. She also works with family members of an individual with addiction. Additionally, Dr. Terry has extensive experience working with health challenges, and welcomes clients with chronic pain or illness.
No matter what brings the client to her door, Dr. Terry leads each session with a blend of compassion and evidence-based treatments such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).
Dr. Terry tailors each treatment plan to the needs and strengths of each client, and she is able to provide both brief- and long-term therapy plans. She looks forward to meeting you at her practice, located a quick walk from both Downtown Seattle and Pike Place Market.
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
Chronic health conditions - Managing the biological, psychological, and emotional aspects of a chronic health condition
Substance use - Reducing and preventing the negative impact of drug and alcohol use on physical, emotional, and relational health
Relationship difficulties - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
Adjustment to illness - Support around adapting to a new diagnosis; skill-building for improved coping mechanisms, stress reduction, and symptom management
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Christeine Terry is accepting clients using listed insurances, paying listed fees, or using health insurance out-of-network benefits other than:
Dr. Terry can provide you with paperwork for your insurance company if you are seeking out-of-network reimbursement.
Private Practice, 2013 - Present
Northwest Hospital, 2016 - Present
VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, 2013 - 2016
Portland Psychotherapy Clinic, Research and Training, 2010 - 2013
VA Palo Alto Healthcare System, Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2009 - 2010
VA Puget Sound Healthcare System, Internship, 2008 - 2009
University of Washington, PhD, 2009
Rollins College, BA, 2001