The Christian Counseling Center

3 Lewis Street - Norwalk, CT 06851 - Established 1980


Sarah Knechtle, M.A. MFT/MHC

MFT Associate


Sarah earned a Master's degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and Mental Health Counseling at Gordon Conwell Theological Seminary on Boston's North Shore. She is trained in Marriage and Family Therapy, cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical-behavioral therapy (DBT), internal family systems therapy, emotion-focused therapy, accelerated experiential dynamic psychotherapy, and attachment theory. As she works from a systemic perspective, she takes into consideration the client's context, family, work, and faith, to assess their situation and collaborate to identify and accomplish therapeutic goals. 


She works with individuals, adolescents, couples, and families. She enjoys working with couples and families to help them find ways to increase their communication and learn conflict/resolution skills. Her interests include working with individuals to combat anxiety, depression, eating disorders, and relational distress. She strives to provide a safe and collaborative therapeutic environment for all of her clients.