Ms. Theresa Evans Knight is a Marriage and Family Therapist focusing on adolescent issues, marital/couple's conflict, family conflict, life transitions, anxiety, depression, cultural issues and the impact of trauma on relationships, and maintains a private practice in Norwalk, CT.
Her work is client-centered and collaborative and she utilizes a systemic approach to facilitate change. Ms. Knight's goal is to create a confidential, nonjudgmental, safe and secure environment where her clients can express themselves without fear of criticism or reprisal.
Ms. Knight has considerable expertise in dealing with issues that span various cultures (multicultural) and generations (multigenerational). Her approach is what therapist may call solution-focused, an approach that finds people's strengths and builds on a person's innate capacity for change without harping on the negatives.
She works with diverse populations, including families in life transitions, ethnically diverse, academic and developmentally challenged, sexual identity issues, grief and trauma. Ms. Knight facilitates discussions to assist individuals, couples and families realize their personal strengthens and supports to develop better coping strategies. These strategies promote change while strengthening interpersonal relationships.