Kris Winchell, Ph.D., Licensed Psychologist

Kris Winchell, Ph.D.

Licensed Psychologist
Quick Biography

Kris Winchell, Ph.D., was born and raised in the Adirondack region and earned her doctorate in psychology at Temple University in Philadelphia. Education and employment opportunities led her from her hometown to New York City, Philadelphia, Atlantic City, Savannah, and eventually Fort Myers, Florida. She has worked in a variety of settings including group homes, psychiatric facilities, schools, private practices, and ultimately in a children’s hospital as a pediatric neuropsychologist. She returned to the capital region and was thrilled to join ECS’s multidisciplinary practice, which prioritizes a strengths-based approach in helping clients to actualize their potentials. Dr. Winchell employs an eclectic approach and has supported clients by utilizing mindfulness, meditation, relaxation techniques, various therapeutic modalities (e.g., CBT, DBT, Rational-Emotive, and others) and neuroscience. On a personal note, she is an avid animal lover and enjoys inviting ECS’s various lovable characters to join sessions at the Farm location.