Jeanette has worked with various populations, including families involved in Child Welfare Services, individuals with chronic illness, and families in the LGBTQ+ community. Jeanette's passion for working with youth and families includes addressing complex trauma, family conflict, peer conflict, identity exploration, anxiety, depression, the impacts of social media/devices, and parenting challenges.
In her therapeutic approach, Jeanette seeks to empower individuals in their pursuits by acknowledging them as experts in their experiences and needs. Jeanette's diverse skill set includes Play Therapy, Narrative Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Positive Discipline, PRIDE Skills, Motivational Interviewing, Solution-Focused Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Bowenian Family Therapy, and Internal Family Systems. Jeanette believes everyone deserves a sense of belonging and a safe place to land while navigating life’s challenges. She holds a master's degree in Marital and Family Therapy from the University of San Diego and a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of California, San Diego. Jeanette is a Registered Associate Marriage and Family Therapist 133808 supervised by Sarah K Samman, Phd, LMFT.
Jeanette is now accepting patients in our Scripps Ranch location or via Telehealth in CA. Please call our intake team at 619-549-0329 ext 0 to book with Jeanette today!