Jen Strickland

Trauma Informed Gentle Counselor
Licensed Associate Professional Counselor
2 years in practice
  • 6302 Clearwater
  • Indian Trail,NC

About Jen Strickland

As an intern I completed 5 internships that focused on cPTSD and veterans, outpatient care, ACTTeam outpatient services for individuals with severe and persistent mental health, alcohol and drug abuse and PTSD and dissociative disorders in outpatient care.

I am currently focusing my doctoral studies on a specialization in complex trauma, PTSD, and dissociative disorders.

I enjoy working with all ages and people from various cultures and belief systems. I use an integrative approach but am centralized around a Rogerian whole person cognitive internal parts basis.

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Trauma is unique in the sense of one must take what happened to you and reshape it into that does not define who I am. Initially, trauma splashes us in the face with big bright bold colors that are painfully hard to miss. Over time the colors dull to pastels, grays, and eventually fade to static... more

The information above is intended as general information...  (more)The information above is intended as general information based on minimal information, and does not constitute health care advice. This information does not constitute communication with a counselor/therapist nor does it create a therapist-client relationship nor any of the privileges that relationship may provide. If you are currently feeling suicidal or are in crisis, call 911 or proceed to your local emergency room.

You’re not a sociopath. You’re grieving and my heart grieves with you. Rape alters our sense of safety, security and piece of mind. Grief offers denial, numbing and shock to help us function in the days and months to come. Being real and authentic with yourself will, over time, change this. Take... more

The information above is intended as general information...  (more)The information above is intended as general information based on minimal information, and does not constitute health care advice. This information does not constitute communication with a counselor/therapist nor does it create a therapist-client relationship nor any of the privileges that relationship may provide. If you are currently feeling suicidal or are in crisis, call 911 or proceed to your local emergency room.

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