KRISTA DE CASTELLA, ASSOCIATE MFT

Krista De Castella (Ph.D, AMFT) is a certified mindfulness teacher (MBSR) and associate marriage and family therapist. She completed a Ph.D in Psychology at the Australian National University and a Clinical Masters at San Francisco State. Krista is passionate about mindfulness-based interventions for children and adults and spent two years as a Fulbright visiting researcher in Stanford’s Clinically Applied Affective Neuroscience Lab (CAAN) researching the implications of mindfulness meditation for anxiety disorders and emotion regulation. Outside of her clinical work, Krista is an avid martial arts practitioner and resident at the San Francisco Zen Center.