Kristen Hessen

Kristen Hessen
Clinical Trauma Interventionist
(269) 387-7008
3074 Unified Clinics, 1000 Oakland Drive, Mail Stop 5361
Mailing address: 
Children's Trauma Assessment Center
Western Michigan University
1000 Oakland Dr
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5361 USA
  • M.S., Occupational Therapy, Western Michigan University
  • B.S., Interdisciplinary Health Services, Western Michigan University

Kristen is a licensed and registered pediatric OT, Clinical Trauma Interventionist, Occupational Therapy Coordinator with the Children's Trauma Assessment Center and Occupational Therapy Supervisor. A Western Michigan alumnus, Kristen has had a variety of clinical experience in pediatric populations including private, hospital and home based settings using sensory, motor, play, and relationship/attachment-based interventions to support children and families. She is passionate about advocacy within the child welfare system and provides assessments for children which measure the impact of complex trauma.