Jessica has earned a certification in Drug and Alcohol Recovery Counseling with extensive knowledge in psychology. At Mountainside, Jessica utilizes modalities such as Motivational Interviewing and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy to support growth and change. She implements a solution-focused approach to foster hope and positive thinking as well as grounding techniques and meditations to help reduce anxiety and simply live in the moment. Jessica has experience working with veterans and the unique challenges they face and believes that empathy and compassion are the backbones of powerful life transformations. In her free time, Jessica is a face painter, plays guitar, and enjoys cooking.