Understanding is the first step to acceptance, and only with acceptance can there be recovery.
Jennifer is a Licensed Advance Practicing Social Worker (APSW) and a Licensed Substance Abuse Counselor in Training (SAC-IT). She graduated with her Master’s degree in clinical social work from Aurora University. She has a Bachelors’ degree in social work from Carthage College and an Associate’s degree in psychology from the University of Phoenix. She provides therapy to teenagers and adults in individual and group therapy. Jennifer provides a person-centered approach to therapy using Mindfulness and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) techniques. Her practice areas include eating disorders, depression, anxiety, anger management, pain management, schizophrenia, trauma, alcohol and drug abuse, and co-occurring disorders (mental health and substance use).