Counselor Jessica, MA, LPC

Location(s): Huntsville 

Jessica joined the Garrett Counseling team in 2020, but she has been working in the mental health field for over 5 years! She is a Licensed Professional Counselor. She has a Bachelor of Science in Social Work and a Master of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from The University of Montevallo.

Jessica enjoys working with a mixture of all client populations, but she frequently works with those dealing with trauma, legal concerns (including DHR concerns), depression, anxiety, and ADHD. She uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Solution Focused Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing, Client Centered Therapy, and Bibliotherapy.


Highlights -
National Board of Certified Counselors, Certified Autism Informed Professional, Certified Autism Spectrum Disorder Clinical Specialist
Jessica practices wellness by playing Women's League Co-Ed Softball, playing card and board games, and completing puzzles with her family. She has 2 Australian Shepards, Ru and Lucy, who have the spirit of puppies and unconditional loving souls. A few interesting facts to help you get to know Jessica better: Her favorite books include "A Little Spot of Emotion" Box Set by Diane Alber, "What Every Autistic Girl Wishes Her Parents Knew" by Autism Women’s Network, "Feeling Good" by David D. Burns, and "Atomic Habits" by James Clear. She finds a special connection with Octavia from the tv series "The 100" because of Octavia's determination, perseverance, strength, and independence.