About Jennifer

Jennifer Gross, MA, LMHC is a Master’s Level Therapist who is in Private Practice in Everett, WA. She became a Licensed Mental Health Counselor in Washington State in 2000.  Her private practice started in 2007 and she works with both children and adults.

Prior to Private Practice, Jennifer was employed for over 9 years in residential programs for children with psychiatric and behavioral challenges. She also worked in a therapeutic foster care program for 4 years and in an outpatient psychiatric clinic for 8 years at a local children’s hospital.

Jennifer has extensive knowledge and experience with Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.  She is trained in evidence based treatments for Mood Disorders, Self-Harm and Suicidality, and Anxiety Disorders, including Obsessive Compulsive Disorder.  She has extensive experience in the treatment of Eating Disorders, ADHD/Learning Disabilities, Trauma, and Substance Abuse and Dependence.

Jennifer often works with parents of youth with psychiatric disorders to help support them in the home, school, and community. Her background and experience has given her a strong foundation to suggest effective strategies for reducing conflict and increasing functional behavior, a combination that supports increased happiness for the entire family.

While Jennifer has a strong background in treating youth, she also has been providing individual, family, and group counseling services to adults since 2007. Currently, they represent about half of her clients in her practice.

Educationally, Jennifer graduated with a Master’s of Arts in Mental Health Counseling from Seattle University in 1998. She is currently enrolled in a Doctoral of Psychology Program at Antioch University Seattle to pursue her life long dream of completing a doctorate degree.

Jennifer also has been adjunct faculty in the Master’s of Arts program in Mental Health Counseling at Seattle University and the Master’s of Education in Counseling program at Argosy University.

Feel free to ask for a copy of Jennifer’s resume if you want to know more specific information. The best way to reach Jennifer is via email at jennifergross@comcast.net