Behavioral Health

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Jennifer Hatalla

Jenn is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC) who has developed her career as a therapist with kids and families for more than 9 years. Jenn graduated in 2014 with her Master's degree in Mental Health Counseling with a specialization in Art Therapy from Lesley University. Her experience includes providing therapy in outpatient, hospital and various school settings. Most recently Jenn comes to us after working in a residential school for over 5 years with children aged 5-21 and their families providing individual therapy, family therapy and group therapy.  
 
Jenn loves helping kids and families and believes in providing strength-based, client centered psychotherapy in a supportive, caring and non-judgmental space to collaboratively work through the challenges that may feel overwhelming at times. She has drawn upon a variety of approaches in her work including cognitive-behavioral, dialectical-behavioral, motivational interviewing, mindfulness, and person-centered therapies.  

 

In her free time Jenn enjoys hiking, traveling, yoga, tending to her indoor plants, creating art of all kinds and spending time with family.  
 

Wondering how can Jenn help you and your family? Jenn provides short-term behavioral health treatment and support to children and families around emotional and behavioral challenges: 

  • Anxiety, depression, and ADHD 

  • Shyness, worries, and fears 

  • Behavioral management 

  • Parent guidance and support 

  • Support through major life transitions 

  • Connection to community resources