Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor
Jodie is a Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor and has been practicing in the private practice setting for several years. She received her bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Towson University and her master’s degree in Mental Health Counseling from Nova Southeastern University. Jodie graduated at the top of her class with Latin Honors from both universities. She also served in the United States Navy for six years which included a year-long deployment overseas.
In counseling, Jodie combines various techniques from several different theoretical approaches to therapy which include psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, client-centered therapy, Gestalt therapy and positive psychology. Jodie believes that congruency of the mind, body, and soul is the key to contentment. Therefore, she helps facilitate growth and healing for her clients, not only mentally and emotionally, but also physically, socially, and spiritually as well.
Jodie sees adult clients for individual counseling and marital/couples counseling. Her areas of specialty include anxiety, depression, PTSD, OCD, mood disorders, adjustment disorders, eating disorders, addiction, sexual issues, spiritual concerns, personal growth and discovery, grief/loss, major life changes, and relationship issues.