About Us

IMG_2357Craig S. King, Psy.D. - Licensed Clinical & Forensic Psychologist

Dr. King completed his undergraduate degree in psychology and criminal justice in 1995 at Alfred University in western, New York and his master’s degree in clinical social work in 1999 from Boston University. He earned his doctorate in psychology from Argosy University, Washington, D.C. campus in 2003. Dr. King has worked at Atascadero State Hospital in California, Springfield Hospital in Maryland and Central State Hospital in Virginia before he was hired as the Psychology Supervisor for the Community Corrections division of the Virginia Department of Corrections in 2005. Dr. King started his private practice, King Clinical & Forensic Psychology, LLC, in 2005 and went into full-time private practice in 2007. Dr. King is licensed in Virginia, the District of Columbia, Maryland and California as a psychologist and he is licensed as a clinical social worker in Virginia and Maryland. He is also certified as a Sex Offender Treatment Provider in Virginia.

IMG_2408Jody Hedstrom – Senior Writer & Editor

Jody, who grew up in Virginia Beach, has a B.A. in Rhetoric and Communication Studies from the University of Virginia. She worked for Westview Press in Boulder, Colorado after graduation and has lived in England, France, Italy and Malaysia. In 2003, she became a certified Family Mediator and has been affiliated with CMG-Foundation for more than eight years, both as a Mediator and a Parent Educator. She is a member of Central Virginia Mediation Network, Virginia Mediation Network and James River Writers. She has three adult sons and lives in Hanover County with her husband.


Grethe Kelso - Office Manager