Jennifer holds specialized training in working with sensory processing disorders, ADHD, autism spectrum disorders, parent-child attachment, early childhood mental health, trauma resolution and mindfulness practices. She holds 150 hrs. of training in Play Therapy and will be credentialed through The Association for Play Therapy as a Registered Play Therapist (RPT) Summer of 2019.
Jennifer has completed additional training in Yogapeutics, an aerial yoga-based program for working with kids with sensory processing disorders. In addition to aerial yoga for kids, Jennifer has completed 300+ hours of yoga teacher training and has studied mindfulness practices for 30 years.
Areas of Focus
Jennifer’s therapeutic approach includes: Play Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Nurtured Heart Approach, Child-Parent Psychotherapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and Somatic Therapy to work with:
- Anxiety Disorders
- Autism Spectrum Disorder
- Social/Emotional Issues
- Behavioral Issues
- Grief and Loss
Jennifer works with children (Ages 3+) adolescents (Ages 13-17), adults and families. Jennifer assists children and families in resolving problems and achieving a greater sense of well-being in their relationships. Her holistic approach creates a sacred space for clients and cultivates each individual’s and family’s innate capacity to heal.
Outside of Work
Jennifer can be found enjoying gardening in her backyard, hiking with friends, frequenting farmers markets, biking, doing yoga, cooking delicious creations with her husband and playing with her fluffy maltipoo and tuxedo kitty.