Healing Your Past Heals Your Future

Love Yourself

The real reason you hate your job

How to Process the Tragedy in Orlando

Processing recent violence and tragedies

Law of Attraction

Renewing Family Bonds

Psycho-Spiritual Psychotherapy

Interview on Child Abuse and Parenting with Maggie Linton - Sirius XM Station 110. 

Giving Kids Chores is GOOD!

Why do bad things keep happening to you?

Gaslighting in the 2016

Presidential Debate


Children and Katrina: NPR Radio: Jinnie (English) Cristerna et. al.

Tips on Life Balance: NPR Radio: Jinnie (English) Cristerna

Suicide in the Black Community: WBEZ Radio Show the "Morning Shift"

My Life in Three Songs: WBEZ Radio Show the "Morning Shift" 

Who Do You Call During a Mental Health Crisis?: WBEZ Radio "Morning Shift" 

Inauguration Healing

Lessons Learned w/Todd Dulaney

Dealing with Difficult People at Work

Media Topics

Radio and TV

  • Mental Health maintenance for the everyday professional and parent.
  • Overcoming the challenges of parenting a difficult child. 
  • Releasing anger, frustration, and other unhealthy emotions.
  • How to connect with the High Achiever in you!
  • Developing resiliency in athletes, students, and adults.
  • Child abuse: The warning signs
  • Dating and all things relationships (including single parents!)
  • Tips on how to snag a great guy or gal by being who you are!
  • How to forgive and let go.
  • What are nervous breakdowns and how can you prevent them?
  • Why hating others simply mean you hate yourself.
  • Discover the reason you attract certain people into your life and what you can do to change that - NOW!
  • The truth behind therapy and why everyone should have a therapist!
  • How to become a better you in 30 days!
  • Why energy work can be just as effective, if not more, than therapy.
  • The mindset behind envy, jealousy, rage, and entitlement.
  • What to do when your child is lazy.
  • Sexual abuse: Warning signs, healing, letting go.
  • Discover how to find a GREAT therapist!
  • What to do if your college student needs to take some time off.
  • How to hit someone and NOT go to jail!
  • Mental Strategies for athletes that can boost their performance. 
  • How poverty can create a deep hunger for success.
  • The mental transition from poverty to wealth.​​


Press Releases & Interviews

Take a look at some of the press releases and audio and television interviews with Jinnie Cristerna, LCSW, CHt. For bookings or Media Inquiries, contact 312-382-8710 x150.

Below is a sample of the media work she has done.


Child Abuse: Could Your Partner Hurt Your Child?


Adult Bullying on WGN:

Talking with Your Kids about Diversity & Seasonal Depression WCIU

Tolerance vs. Acceptance

Comforting Terrified Children                                

After the Election                                                            Coping with the Election



Paradigm Shifter: Today's Chicago Woman Magazine

Life After Poverty: The University of Chicago Magazine