Meet Christopher Vassel – New Clinician in St. Louis, MO

Profilepic2Christopher Vassel, MAMFT, S-MFT

Christopher has a passion for helping people overcome those obstacles that preventing them from reaching their potential. He has a private practice in St Peters, MO, a subburb 30 minutes outside of St Louis. He has specialized training in helping individuals work through pornography, and/or gaming addictions (computer, smartphone and/or console based video games).

He works primarily with adolescents, couples and families with a variety of issues including, but not limited to infidelity, trust and communication problems, parenting, step/ blended families, delinquency, behavioral problems, depression and anxiety. In therapy he using various techniques and interventions that help his clients build off of their current and past positive behaviors and thought patterns to design and live a healthier and happier life. He is also an independent Love and Logic Facilitator.

Christopher was born in Ridgewood, New Jersey about an hour outside of Manhattan, NY. He grew up in Sandy, Utah and served and LDS mission in the Munich Germany/ Austria mission from 2001-2003. He married his wife, Kris, in 2005 and they have three children together. He graduated from the University of Utah with a B.S. in Psychology and B.A. in Sociology in 2009. He then moved to Springfield, Missouri for graduate school. He attended Forest Institute of Professional Psychology, enrolling in their PsyD/MA dual program however left the PsyD program after receiving his Masters of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy after receiving an offer to join a private practice in a suburb of St Louis, Missouri in January of 2013.

Christopher can be reached for therapy at (636)486-6266 or emailed at

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About Maurice W. Harker, LPC

Director of Life Changing Services, Director of Sons of Helaman, Facilitator of the WORTH group, Consultant for the Daughters of Light program.