Kristina A. Hobby, Psy.D.
Dr. Kristina A. Hobby earned her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology from the Florida School of Professional Psychology in Tampa, FL. She has passion for working people in general and more specifically, areas of trauma, family and couples issues, children and adolescents, and body image/self-esteem. She also has experience in providing psychological testing to assess for cognitive and achievement abilities, learning disorders, mood and behavioral disorders, and personality disorders.
In addition to her work with patients, Dr. Hobby also supervises future mental health professionals. She is currently a member of the American Psychological Association.
Prior to coming to CCNC in 2008, she did her pre-doctoral training at the Center for Group Counseling in Boca Raton, Florida. During her graduate training, Dr. Hobby served as a teaching assistant, volunteered as a mentor for the Big Brothers and Big Sisters Program of Tampa Bay, did volunteer research on “real beauty” and dolphin behavior, as well as developed a suicide risk protocol and provided outreach presentations for the University of South Florida Counseling Center.