Jennifer Atkinson, MFT Intern
Jennifer Atkinson is a Marriage and Family Therapist Intern. She is passionate about seeing couples, individuals, and families succeed through the many difficulties life presents and helping people process the trauma around these difficulties. Jennifer received her bachelor’s degree in Family Sciences from BYU and is currently in the clinical phase of her master’s degree, with an emphasis in couple therapy. Her treatment methods are guided by Emotion Focused Therapy (EFT), Brainspotting, Gottman’s theories, and Solution-Focused Therapy.
Jennifer has personal experience working with individuals in the LGBTQ+ community and helping families remain united when a child comes out. Maintaining a close relationship with her son and son-in-law, who are in a same-sex marriage, and actively practicing her religion are both priorities for Jennifer.
Jennifer is happily married; she has five children, three bonus children, and two granddaughters. She enjoys spending time with friends and family and loves running, hiking, and playing pickleball.