Jessica has worked in the mental health field providing services to children and families since 2002 and has been with North Homes Children and Family Services since 2016. She has worked in community and school-based services, with homeless families and single women, adults with severe and persistent mental illness, and in the day treatment setting. Jessica provides services in the office setting and school setting to children from early childhood through adolescence. She uses client-centered, solution-focused services, and cognitive behaviors therapy with her clients. Jessica has training in early childhood interventions, sand tray therapy, crisis intervention Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR). Jessica has completed the Permanency and Adoption Competency Certificate in December of 2020 and looks forward to implementing this into the therapeutic services she provides.
|Practice Area:||Mental Health|
|Type of Therapy/Service:||Circle of Security, Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (EMDR), Family Therapy, Foster Care and Adoption Training, Play Therapy, Sand Tray Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)|
|Specialities:||Adoption and Child Welfare History, Behavior Issues, Foster Care, PTSD, Trauma|
* "Permanency services" includes reunification, guardianship, & kinship care.
** "Permanency" includes reunification, guardianship, & kinship care. "Neurodevelopmental issues" includes ADHD, Autism Spectrum Disorder, &FASD.