Apart from holding a BA degree in Psychology, minoring in French, Dr. Kristo further holds a M.Sc., degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, and a Ph.D. in Family Studies from Loma Linda University. She is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist who has served in numerous positions such as Mental Health Services Supervisor, Consulting Bilingual Psychotherapist, Clinical Psychotherapist, and Life Coach. Dr. Kristo is also a member of University faculty. A believer in "Making All Balanced", she is a certified AFAA (Aerobics & Fitness Association of America) Primary Group Exercise Instructor. She is a dedicated proud mother of two, who strives to fulfill her mission of serving through therapy, teaching, and mentoring others into BLOSSOMING into the best they can become.






"I cherish engaging with a diverse population comprising of different races, ethnicities, cultures, religions, genders, ages, physical abilities or sexual orientations".