Jennifer Mejias

Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

Verified by Psychology Today
8 Endorsed
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Jennifer Mejias

Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

Verified by Psychology Today
8 Endorsed

Location

Bright Path Counseling and Consulting
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
(678) 607-8736
Offers online therapy

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Jennifer Mejias currently has a waitlist for new clients.

About

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“I’ve never met a child who can’t come to deep levels of healing.” – Karen Purvis. Jennifer Mejias is a bilingual Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with extensive experience in treating children ages 3 to 18 with trauma histories including sexual abuse, physical abuse, neglect, and trafficking/exploitation. She is passionate about leading families through a journey of healing and empowering them to feel connected to themselves and others. She seeks use of creative interventions including purposeful play and expressive techniques to disarm fear, build connection, and teach competencies for life.
Jennifer is trained in treatment modalities including Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TFCBT), Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), Trust Based Relational Intervention (TBRI), and Attachment Regulation and Competency (ARC). She is also pursuing a certification in Play Therapy.
Jennifer is a native Spanish-speaker passionate about providing services to the Latino population and educating underserved populations about mental health. She looks forward to collaborating with your family and providing a transformative therapeutic experience.
Jennifer Mejias es una terapeuta bilingüe con amplia experiencia en el tratamiento de niños de 3 a 18 años con historias de traumas que incluyen abuso sexual, abuso físico, negligencia y tráfico / explotación. Ella dirige las familias a través de un viaje de sanación y empoderamiento para que se sientan conectadas con ellas mismas y con los demás. Ell busca el uso de intervenciones creativas que incluyen juegos intencionados y técnicas expresivas para desarmar el miedo, crear una conexión y enseñar competencias para la vida.
Jennifer está capacitada en modalidades de tratamiento que incluyen la terapia cognitivo-conductual centrada en el trauma (TFCBT), la desensibilización y el reprocesamiento del movimiento ocular (EMDR), y la intervención relacional basada en la confianza (TBRI). Ella también está buscando una certificación en terapia de juego.
Jennifer se dedica a brindar servicios a la población latina y educar a las poblaciones marginadas sobre la salud mental. Ella espera colaborar con su familia y brindar una experiencia terapéutica transformadora.

Finances

  • Cost per Session: $140 - $170
Accepted Insurance Plans
  • CareSource
  • Cigna and Evernorth
  • UnitedHealthcare UHC | UBH
  • Out of Network
Verify your health insurance coverage when you arrange your first visit.

Qualifications

  • Years in Practice: 7 Years
  • License: Georgia / MFT001650
  • School: Mercer University School of Medicine
  • Year Graduated: 2016

Endorsements

Clinical Social Work/Therapist, LCSW

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, RPT-S, CPSC

Licensed Professional Counselor, MA, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor, MS, LPC

Marriage & Family Therapist, MFT, LMFT, RPT

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, RPT, TCTSY-F

Licensed Professional Counselor, LPC, CPCS, RPT-S, CFMHE

Jennifer Mejias's Groups

LMFT Supervision for Clinicians

Ms. Mejias is currently working towards the requirements for the American Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (AAMFT) Approved Supervisor designation. She is under supervision mentoring with AAMFT Approved Supervisor Adam Froerer, PhD, LMFT (MFT0001427). She provides supervision through a family systems perspective, aiding clinicians in recognizing how family behavioral patterns impact the individual and how the family can be a part of treatment. As a Cuban-American, Jennifer is also passionate about discussing the impact of diversity and multicultural topics on clinicians and their cases. Group Supervision: $75/person. Individual Supervision: $100

More about this group

Location

Bright Path Counseling and Consulting
Lawrenceville, GA 30043
(678) 607-8736
Offers online therapy

Nearby Areas

This location is easily accessible from:

Website
Specialties
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Adoption
Issues
  • Anxiety
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Child
  • Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children (CSEC)
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression
  • Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking (DMST)
  • Emotional Disturbance
  • Family Conflict
  • Oppositional Defiance (ODD)
  • Parenting
  • Self Esteem
  • Self-Harming
  • Stress
Mental Health
  • Mood Disorders
Sexuality
  • LGBTQ+

Client Focus

Ethnicity: Black and African American and Hispanic and Latino
I also speak: Spanish
Faith: Christian
Age
  • Teen
  • Preteen
  • Children (6 to 10)
  • Toddler

Treatment Approach

Types of Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral (CBT)
  • EMDR
  • Family Systems
  • Person-Centered
  • Play Therapy
  • Sandplay
  • Solution Focused Brief (SFBT)
  • Strength-Based
  • Structural Family Therapy
  • TBRI
  • TFCBT
  • Trauma Focused
Modality
  • Individuals
  • Family

Links

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Last Modified: 15 Mar 2022
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Jennifer Mejias

Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT