Meet Our Staff!


Kristen Brooks is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and the Owner of Building Beyond Therapy LLC. With over 8 years of experience as a social worker, Kristen has provided social work services in many capacities, including child welfare, inpatient psychiatric services and schools. Kristen received her MSW from the University of Maryland Baltimore and is clinically licensed in Maryland. 


While Kristen has provided therapeutic services for many years to individuals and families, her true passion lies in helping young women and mothers realize their true importance and potential. Kristen has completed several trainings related to Perinatal Mood Disorders, including the Perinatal Mental Health certificate program through Postpartum Support International (PSI), a training in Perinatal Mood and Minority Mental Health, as well as an advanced training in treating Postpartum Mood Disorders through a Trauma Lens. She also hopes to bring postpartum support groups to the Prince George's County area beginning in 2019. 


Kristen is a Board Certified Supervisor with the Board of Social Work Examiners in Maryland, is a member of Postpartum Support International and the Perinatal Mental Health Alliance for People of Color. Kristen currently  resides in Prince George's County with her husband and children.

If you would like to work with Kristen, please feel free to contact us today!