Jennifer Young M.A. LMFT earned a B.A. degree in Political Science in 1992 from Florida Atlantic University and completed a Masters in Science with a specialty in Marriage and Family Counseling from University of Phoenix in 2012.

As a former professional tennis player, life coach, brainspotting trauma therapist, somatic archeologist, she brings a trauma specialty to our LifeSTAR team.  Inspired by her own healing journey, Jen chose to leave her executive sales career with a Fortune 500 healthcare organization to help empower others to reclaim a rich and fulfilling life.

Not leaving tennis behind she also works with athletes in mental toughness training, sports psychology coaching and for peak performance in her spare time She specializes in trauma therapy for the addiction community and currently sees LifeSTAR clients for trauma related issues.

She has been in the mental health field for the last 15 years and is currently in private practice in Folsom, CA. Jennifer is the Sacramento Chapter Speaker Chairman for the Women’s Association of Addiction Treatment, a member of International Brainspotting Practioners, and a member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists.