Christine DiBlasio received her Doctorate in Psychology in May of 1989 from the University of Vermont. She completed a two year Post Doctoral Fellowship at the University of Vermont as well. She is an affiliate staff member of the UVM Medical Center, a member of the American Psychological Association, and is also a former clinical assistant professor at the University of Vermont. Please visit her profile at: http://www.stonehouseassociates.com/providers/christine-diblasio
Dr. DiBlasio provides assessment and psychotherapy services for adults and adolescents, and works with both individuals and families. Her approach emphasizes cognitive-behavioral techniques but is individually tailored to the needs of the client(s). Dr. DiBlasio has worked with a wide range of clinical issues across the lifespan, with areas of special interest and expertise including anxiety, depression, trauma, life transitions, grief and loss, parenting concerns, life changes related to medical conditions, relationship issues, stress management, and women’s issues.
Dr. DiBlasio frequently provides consultation to other providers, schools, and agencies, and has been an invited speaker for a variety of workshops and trainings for professionals. She also has over 20 years experience conducting comprehensive psychological evaluations within various Vermont school districts, and has served as a psychological consultant and prevention specialist.
In July of 2014, Dr. DiBlasio earned the rank of 4th degree Black Belt (Sensei) in Kempo-Jujitsu Karate. For over fifteen years, she has been conducting trainings on women’s self-defense and personal safety which blend both her background in psychology and martial arts to provide simple yet effective mental and physical self-defense strategies for women. She is a strong believer in empowering individuals through knowledge and skills.
Together with a seven member team of women with diverse professional backgrounds, Dr. DiBlasio founded a non-profit organization (The Safety Team, Inc.) which is dedicated to the well-being, empowerment, resiliency, and safety of women. Visit The Safety Team: Self Defense For Women By Women for more information about these special programs. This work was also highlighted in a recent blog post: Seven Days and WCAX feature Dr. DiBlasio and the Safety Team, and was featured on Local 22 and 44 (Women Teaching Women Self Defense to Combat Sexual Assault).
Dr. DiBlasio welcomes inquires about any of the services that she offers and may be reached via email at cdiblasio@StoneHouseAssociates.com or by telephone at (802) 654-7607 ext 2. Please visit http://www.stonehouseassociates.com for more information.