OUR REFRESHINGLY HUMAN
Jen has been a counseling intern with Springboard since March, 2020, working in the day, evening, and weekend programs. Jen will be graduating from Palo Alto University in December with her Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. She is also the student representative to the Arizona Counselors Association Board of Directors.
In addition to receiving a CACREP accredited degree, Jen has training in addiction counseling, intimate partner violence, and human sexuality, including LGBTQ issues. For the past 20 years, Jen has been helping children, adolescents, and their families navigate the public education system and advocating for the rights of students facing mental health challenges.
Jen grew up near Philadelphia, spending summers on the Chesapeake Bay. She received her Bachelors in Education from Towson University in Maryland. After 20 years raising their daughters in Arizona, Jen and her husband are enjoying “empty-nesting” adventures with their pack of German Shorthaired Pointers.