Crystal Gardner Turner


About me

Hello, my name is Crystal Gardner. I am a licensed clinical social worker (LCSW). I have worked in the mental health field with children, adolescents, adults, and families with severe and persistent mental illness for almost 20 years. My approach is to meet people where they are at using solution focused care, person centered treatment, mindfulness and motivational interviewing, along with narrative therapy. I believe that only you can tell your story.

Anxiety (social and emotional)
Relationship issues
Family conflicts
Problems related to interpersonal relationships
Bipolar mood disorder

Also experienced in:
Addictions, Grief, Parenting issues , Anger management, Self esteem, Bipolar disorder, Coping with life changes , Coaching , ADHD , Abandonment, Adjustment issues

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitative Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Mindfulness Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

I look forward to working with you!


  • Parenting issues
  • Self esteem
  • Coping with life changes
Also experienced in:
Stress, Anxiety , Family conflicts , Trauma and abuse , Grief , Anger management , Bipolar disorder , Compassion fatigue , Caregiver Issues and Stress , Communication Problems , Family Problems , Forgiveness , Isolation/Loneliness , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Client-Centered Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing, Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 3

Services Offered

  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video


MO LCSW 2020010914


These quotes represent just a few of the many positive reviews that we have received for Crystal Gardner Turner. We don’t pay anyone to provide their review and they are all made voluntarily. Some people's experience receiving therapy with Teen Counseling might be different.

Written on Nov 05, 2022 after therapy with Crystal for 4 weeks

Crystal cares about her clients and the care they need. I can say she is a therapist because she enjoys helping others.

Written on Nov 05, 2022 after therapy with Crystal for 2 weeks

She’s very positive, welcoming, and understands me well. She’s a great therapist!

Written on Aug 20, 2022 after therapy with Crystal for 5 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, grief, and coping with life changes

Crystal has been a wonderful therapist. I struggle with anxiety and she has been helpful in dealing with that and some of my triggers with my dad. She has also made good recommendations about resources I can use. I always look forward to my sessions

Written on Apr 27, 2022 after therapy with Crystal for 2 weeks

Crystal understands my concerns for my son. She is professional and response timely. She also give me updates after each session which I find helpful.

Written on Apr 13, 2022 after therapy with Crystal for 2 months


Written on Mar 10, 2022 after therapy with Crystal for 3 weeks

I really appreciate all your help.

Written on Feb 25, 2022 after therapy with Crystal for 2 weeks

Crystal has been a huge help in putting things into perspective. She talks to my son with respect and is a professional. I highly would recommend speaking with her.

Written on Jan 28, 2022 after therapy with Crystal for 2 weeks

I think Crystal Turner does a great job understanding what the issues are and make recommendations on how to resolve them in a positive and constructive way.

Work with me!