Jennifer Leister, MA, is a Licensed Professional Counselor and Supervisor, a well-respected psychotherapist who counsels adults, adolescents, and children. She is professionally trained in short term, solution-based therapy. Jennifer has extensive experience working with families in transition.
She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Texas at Dallas and her Master of Arts degree from Amberton University. Jennifer has a special place in her heart for at risk adolescents and children.
Jennifer has been working with children, adolescents and adults since 2002. Her areas of expertise include ADHD, Oppositional Defiant Disorder, Adjustment Disorder, Mood Disorders, and Anxiety Disorders.
In addition to working with children and adolescents, she has expertise in individual, couples and group counseling. She also assists families dealing with separation, divorce, co-parenting, and other situations where families are raising children between two homes.
There are several options available for families in transition. Jennifer specializes in counseling families in divorce, co-parent counseling, parent coordination, and parent facilitation. Jennifer also has extensive experience in litigation and collaborative law.
In her free time, Jennifer can be found spending time with her husband, daughter and son, enjoying the pool and the sun.
Monty is Jennifer's therapy dog who loves participating in counseling sessions. He has passed his AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) exam. Monty loves giving hugs to kids who enjoy interacting with him. For families who are not interested in his services, no problem; Monty enjoys interacting with other professionals in the office.