Jill has experience working with kids, adolescents, and families in outpatient setting. Jill has particular skill in working with adolescents dealing with trauma, challenging behaviors, and family transitions.
Jill is trained in the use of Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy as well as Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. She incorporates play therapy when appropriate for clients, and maintains a client-centered approach in her work.
Jill currently works with children as young as 7, adolescents, and adults. Her specialty areas include:
- ADHD/ADD / Attention issues
- Anger management
- Domestic violence
- Family therapy
- Post Traumatic Stress disorder
- Oppositional behaviors/ Conduct disorder
- Physical, emotional, sexual abuse
Jill values collaborating with clients and families to determine their priorities for future. She finds importance in building on existing strengths to attain those identified goals, and enjoys using appropriate humor and creativity throughout the therapeutic process.