NORTH PALM BEACH MARRIAGE COUNSELOR: JENNIFER J. HUME
Jennifer Hume is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor specializing in teaching her clients new tools for happiness and success. With over 14 years experience as a therapist, and as a graduate of the University of Georgia specializing in helping clients recover from substance abuse and dependence, she is currently serving as a private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. In addition to being a Certified Addiciton Professional, her areas of expertise are anxiety, postpartum anxiety and depression, psychological trauma, and grief. Jennifer is Level-II trained in EMDR, and has also completed training in Brainspotting - both are excellent therapies for getting rid of distress and creating calm. Jennifer is experienced in treating pertinatal and postpartum disorders and has completed a certificate program via Postpartum International, Inc. (PSI).
In addition to being a successful private practitioner in Atlanta, Georgia, and now in North Palm Beach, Florida, Jennifer has presented at state conferences, professional continuing education events, and to general audiences speaking on the topics of complicated grief, caregiver support, and coping with traumatic grief during the holiday seasons. She also has extensive speaking experience on the topics of relapse prevention, and the dynamics between family members and clients impacted by addiction and alcoholism.
Jennifer is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and unbiased feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. With professionalism and understanding, she works with each client to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth they are interested in accomplishing.
1996 - University of Florida, Bachelor of Science in Psychology
1999 - University of Georgia, Masters of Education in Community Counseling
Licensure and Certifications
Licensed Professional Counselor, State of Georgia, License #LPC003762
Licensed Mental Health Counselor, State of Florida, License #MH9917
National Certified Counselor (NCC), Certification #57001, National Board for Certified Counselors
Certified Addiction Professional (CAP), Florida Certification Board
EMDR - Level I and Level II trained clinician
Brainspotting - Level I trained clinician
PSI Certificate Holder - Postpartum Mood and Anxiety Disorders Clinician