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Where You'll Find Jennifer:

Samaritan's Rochester office

Insurances that Jennifer Accepts:

Aetna, Highmark, Magellan, MHNet

(Health America), Tricare, Optum/UBH/ UHC, UPMC (CCBH), Comp Psych and Carebridge EAPS, VBH, and Cigna

Jennifer Edmonds 
MA, LPC, NCC, CATP, CTTS, CTMH

Licensed Professional Counselor

"As a highly recognized clinician, I believe in a perfect balance of professional knowledge, life experience, spirituality, and emotional support to foster progress in my client's healing journey."-Jennifer Edmonds

Jennifer's specialty is couples/marital counseling.  In addition to this mode of service, she has over 25 years of experience in individual counseling.  Her target population is from 13-senior.  She is skilled in treating depression, anxiety, ADHD, mood, grief/loss and personality disorders.  Recently, she earned credentialing in trauma therapy for children and adolescents (CATP-Certified Child and Adolescent Trauma Professional) as well as adults (CTTS-Certified Trauma Treatment Specialist.)  Jennifer also is certified as a Clinical Telemental Health Provider (CTMH). 

Jennifer received her Bachelors of Arts degree from Duquesne University, with a major in Psychology and minor in Secondary Education.  Her Masters of Arts degree is from Geneva College in Counseling Psychology where she graduated with a 4.0.

Jennifer is a member of Chi Sigma Iota, the prestigious International honor Society in Counseling.  She is also a member of Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology, IAMFC, the International Association of Marriage and Family Counselors, and American Counseling Association (ACA).

On a more personal note, Jennifer has been a member of the First Baptist Church trustee board for over 20 years.  She is also a proud "dog mom" to two beloved shih tzus, Prince and Sam who give her joy!