The goal of KLG Consulting Services is to support the work of humanitarians worldwide by providing:

MHPSS program development, capacity building and evaluation


Workshops designed to enhance capacity & provide protection against burn out, vicarious trauma & secondary trauma.

Previous training topics included: the impact of trauma, developing boundaries, & leadership skills.

Counseling – if you are struggling with trauma, vicarious trauma, burnout, depression or anxiety, we can help you find ways through these challenges.

Case Consultations provide opportunities for individuals and groups to discuss difficult situations and interactions and provide a safety net against burnout and vicarious trauma. 

Program assessment and evaluation for staff care needs and mental health related programs.

Resource development such as client focused case management, peer support or mental health related programs.

Work Examples

Danish Refugee Council

KLG Consulting Services provided training on topics such as: the impact of trauma on adults, children and humanitarian workers; developed a staff care program and trained a national psychologist to continue the program at the end of the consultancy.

UNHCR Unaccompanied Children’s Program

KLG provided a literature review along with a set of evaluation tools to be used in interviews various stakeholders including the children themselves and their caregivers

The Bhutanese Community of Cincinnati

The Bhutanese Community of Cincinnati

KLG Consulting Services provided their staff and community with training and ongoing support to enhance their understanding of mental health and the health care system in the U.S.

More information can be found in our resources

George Wright

George Wright

Independent Consultant

Kristen combines expert understanding of refugee and torture survivor programming with strong analytic and writing skills to produce winning applications. I highly recommend, and will continue to utilize, Kristen for complex program design and proposal preparation jobs.

Pam Kefi

Pam Kefi

Jewish Family Service of Buffalo and Erie County

Kristen at KLG Consulting aided us in the development of the Western New York Center for Survivors of Torture, using her experience to guide us and to ensure a quality and effective program.

Khem Rizal

Khem Rizal

Executive Director

Kristen is a consummate professional, personable and knowledgeable. She presents her ideas with the utmost clarity, through her engaging presentation skills. She embraces any opportunity to assemble and bridge up a team. She has ability to navigate the relationship between research and practice, demonstrated by her dynamic collaboration with area clinicians and the deliverables produced by this partnership.

Get in Touch

KLG Consulting Services is dedicated to assisting your agency to ensure that vulnerable clients receive the high-quality services they deserve.

Contact Us