MS Ed, NCC, LPC
Jennifer worked as an Outreach mental health counselor at Chartiers-Houston Jr/Sr High School in Washington, PA prior to taking a position as a school counselor with Environmental Charter School.
She continues to work with children and families at the Outreach office location. Her areas of expertise include anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder, social skills, peer conflicts, stress management, organization/time management skills and ADHD.
In addition to being a National Certified Counselor (NCC), Jennifer is also a certified K-12 school counselor. Prior to working at Outreach, she was a school counselor for several private schools in Armstrong and Westmoreland Counties. With over 20 years’ experience working with children and families, Jennifer is passionate about helping children succeed emotionally, mentally, and academically and takes pride in promoting resiliency through her counseling and teaching. Jennifer graduated from Penn State, earning her Bachelors in Psychology and went straight onto Duquesne University to gain a Master’s degree in Counselor Education with an emphasis on School Counseling.
- Brief Short-Term Therapy
- Motivational Interviewing
- Peer Relationships
- School Anxiety
- Self Esteem
- Stress Management
*Upon consultation, in consideration of therapeutic value, only with individualized assessment.
- Highmark BCBS
- Employee Assistance through Life Solutions/Work Partners
Note: We participate only with commercial UPMC, not UPMC for You, UPMC for Life.
- Early Elementary (5-7 years)
- Elementary (8-10 years)
- Pre-Teen (11-12 years)
- Teenagers (13-17 years)
- Young Adults (18-21 years)
Children from 5 years, adolescents, emerging adults (college age students).