Dr. Kristin Becker was born in Mesa, AZ, and completed medical school at Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Parker, Colorado after a career as a Family Practice Physician Assistant. She moved to Tucson to start the Adult Psychiatry program at the South Campus in 2013, where during her child and adolescent rotation fell in love with this population. She joins the CAP program with a desire to treat children and adolescents from a psychodynamic informed perspective with hopes of working in both community health and private practice. Additionally, she is busy with her husband and young son in the life long quest for adventures including skiing, mountain biking, rock climbing and kayaking. There are also rumors that she in enamored by Day of the Dead sugar skulls.