Jessica is a passionate advocate for the transformative power of Somatic Psychotherapy, Core Energetics and Brennan Healing Science. She has extensive experience working in a broad range of settings including: community mental health services for adults, crisis hotlines, clinical services for adolescence, teaching and running workshops for the broader community, as well as private practice for the past 15 years.
She has taught principles of Core Energetics at both The Institute of Core Energetics in New York and The Institute of Bodypsychotherapy, Australia. In addition to an adjunct Professor role at The Barbara Brennan School of Healing in Japan and Australia. As an avid traveler who has visited and lived in many parts of the world, she has a deep appreciation for the rich diversity of different cultures and lifestyles.
Jessica is committed to her ongoing professional development by keeping up to date with current research from both alternative and mainstream psychology. She is also a firm believer in offering her services with integrity and humbly continues on her own inner journey of healing. She is pleased to offer sessions in both English and Swedish.
She currently resides in New Jersey with her young family and partner. And in her spare time she enjoys keeping active, gardening and cooking up a storm in the kitchen.
2022- 2024 Advanced Studies Brennan Integration Work
2020-2022 Diploma in Somatic Psychotherapy
2014- 2018 Bachelor of Science, Major in Psychology, USQ.
2013 - 2014 Postgraduate Diploma Core Energetics Institute New York
2007 -2011 Diploma Barbara Brennan School of Healing USA
2006 -2010 Diploma Core Energetics Australia
2001- 2002 USUI/KARUNA/SEICHIM Reiki level 2 practitioner
Additional: Stronghold Antiracist practice graduate (1 + 2), Diploma in ASIST Suicide Crisis Intervention, Mental Health First Aid (Adolescents & Adults), Senior Drumbeat Facilitator, Diploma in Crisis Phone Counseling, Mental Health & Addictions, Transcultural Mental Health and Findhorn Foundation ex-member (2002-2004).
Jessica is a registered Practitioner level member with USABP and adheres to the USABP ethical guidelines. She also donates a portion of her monthly income to support SUR-NJ homeless outreach support "Books and Breakfast".