Hi! My name is Jennifer Christensen, and I would love to meet you! I am a solution-focused therapist, which means I want to help you learn, grow, and heal. I believe in the importance of your story, and I know you have many strengths to assist you in overcoming life's challenges.
I am licensed as an LCSW in Utah with 3 years of clinical experience. I am also licensed as a School Social Worker/Professional Educator by the Utah State Board of Education, and I have 9 years of nonclinical social work experience which includes psychoeducation, community engagement, and grant facilitation. I have experience in helping clients with stress and anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, & motivation, self esteem, and confidence. I serve children (ages 8+), adolescents, and families, and I have experience working with neurodivergent, LBGTQ+, and trans teens. It takes courage to seek out a happier and more fulfilling life and take the first steps toward change. I am here to support & empower you in that journey.
Additional areas of focus: Attachment Issues, Blended Family Issues, Body Image, Codependency, Communication Problems, Divorce and Separation, Emptiness, Family of Origin Issues, Family Problems, Guilt and Shame, Isolation/Loneliness, Post-traumatic Stress, Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), Self-Harm, Sexual Assault and Abuse, Women's Issues, Young Adult Issues
Clinical approaches: Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Emotionally-Focused Therapy (EFT), Imago Relationship Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy
UT LCSW 9193287-3501
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Jennifer is great - really been a life changer for me. I dont think I could ever express how grateful I am for having Jennifer in my life.
Written on Jan 12, 2023 after therapy with Jennifer for 8 months on issues concerning relationship issues, family conflicts, intimacy-related issues, parenting issues, self esteem, anger management, bipolar disorder, and coping with life changes
Jennifer has really been a great help. She is able to empathize with you and your emotions. She gives you solutions with which you can improve to feel better about yourself. She is really very kind and in every session she makes you feel heard and valued.
Written on Sep 29, 2022 after therapy with Jennifer for 5 months on issues concerning stress, anxiety, depression, self esteem, relationship issues, coping with life changes, and adhd
Jennifer has been a great help so far. I feel like she listens to me and tries to connect with me and my needs. I have enjoyed our conversations and the area I have to vent and explore experiencea and feelings.
Written on May 12, 2022 after therapy with Jennifer for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, relationship issues, trauma and abuse, intimacy-related issues, self esteem, career difficulties, and compassion fatigue
Felt really comfortable which is the most important thing to me in counseling!
Written on May 09, 2022 after therapy with Jennifer for 2 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, self esteem, career difficulties, and coping with life changes
Jennifer has been respectful, engaging and helpful in finding real solutions. She is empathetic and has been great at meeting me where I am at.
Written on May 07, 2022 after therapy with Jennifer for 2 weeks on issues concerning coping with life changes, and coaching