Christopher Klinger, LCSW-C



  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Personality Disorders
  • Depression
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Nonsuicidal self-injury
  • Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors

Christopher Klinger, LCSW-C, is a clinical social worker providing services at Sheppard Pratt’s Dialectical Behavioral Program (DBT). He received his bachelor of arts in psychology from the University of Texas at Austin and his Master of Social Work from the University of Southern California. Chris provides comprehensive DBT including individual therapy and DBT skills groups. Previously, Chris worked as a clinician at Sheppard Pratt School – Towson providing comprehensive DBT for residents. Prior time with Sheppard Pratt, Chris has worked in various programs, including work with combat veterans diagnosed with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder through the Department of Veteran Affairs and working in various programs focused on treating individuals with substance use disorders.