Jennifer has been in the mental health field for several years. She received a Masters of Science degree from Concordia University Wisconsin. She is a Registered Psychotherapist in the State of Colorado, working under supervision to obtain her license as a professional counselor and is a member of the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals. Jennifer serves on the State Board of Registered Psychotherapists and is an Adjunct Professor at Concordia University Wisconsin in the online graduate counseling program. She volunteers with the comfort dog ministry at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Fort Collins, CO.
Jennifer is passionate about working with eating disorders, self injury, and highly sensitive people. Jennifer has spoken nationally, raising awareness about eating disorders while creatively mixing in her personal story of overcoming an eating disorder and maintaining her recovery after experiencing a life changing trauma. She has spoken to professional groups, high school and college students, church groups and patients currently receiving treatment. Jennifer has spoken at Eagle Ridge Academy in Brighton, CO, Front Range Community College in Fort Collins, CO, Rosewood Ranch in Wickenburg, AZ, Our Father Lutheran Church in Centennial, CO, and St. Johns Lutheran Church in Springfield, IL. Jennifer encourages everyone to believe in him/herself and their capabilities by giving everyone practical ways of achieving this in each and every presentation.
Kiki, a papillon, accompanies Jennifer to the office and loves working with individuals. Kiki is sensitive to the needs of people.
A Colorado native, Jennifer loves winter. During her free time she enjoys reading, writing, playing with Kiki, spending time with family and friends and challenging herself to learn and grow.