Jennifer is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Texas and holds a Master of Arts degree in Christian Counseling from HBU. Her undergraduate degree is in Psychology from Texas A&M University.
She has completed basic training in EMDR (eye movement Desensitization and Restraining) therapy and is an EAGALA Certified Professional (Equine Assisted Psychotherapy). Jennifer is also certified in the Prepare/Enrich marriage program (premarital counseling).
Jennifer began her practicum with Houston's First Baptist church in 2007 and has worked intermittently in the counseling department while staying home with her 4 children.
Jennifer is passionate about being a counselor and confident in God's calling on her life to pursue counseling professionally. She believes that a fundamental love of the Lord is the basis for counseling. and that reflecting God's love to others can be transformative in a safe and trusting environment. Jennifer's formal education has prepared her to work with individuals, couples and families and has an interest in working with women and trauma as well as couples in the intensive setting. Jennifer counsels with a Biblical perspective using cognitive-behavioral technique but sees God's work through the movement of the Holy Spirit as the most powerful catalyst for change. She feels that it is a complete honor to step into another's life and walk alongside them during their journey to healing and growth.