Dr. Jenny E. Martin is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist who specializes in working with adolescents, emerging adults (18-29), and adults who have been touched by depression, anxiety, trauma, loss, purposelessness, and issues related to sexuality and gender expression. She demonstrates a deep commitment to issues of social equity, and she holds a strong interest in exploring the parts of self that have experienced marginalization/oppression. In addition to her wide array of clinical training, Dr. Martin possesses an extensive background in the arts, specifically in music, and she enjoys incorporating creative mediums to facilitate emotional expression.
Dr. Martin's style of practice is influenced by existential, feminist, and psychodynamic approaches. The development of mindfulness, self-reflection and intentionality are important aspects of her approach, with a focus on creating a warm, inviting atmosphere where patients feel safe to deeply explore. She focuses on the development of insight and self-compassion, and she strives to provide a genuine, accepting space for a deep therapeutic relationship to flourish.
Dr. Martin received both her Masters Degree and her Doctoral Degree in Clinical Psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. She completed her Bachelor's Degree in Music and Songwriting at Berklee College of Music.