Jenna Whiteside is a licensed clinical social worker specializing in individual, couples and family therapy, and maintains a private practice in Asheville, NC.
With over 20 years experience as a marriage and family therapist, and as a graduate of UC-Berkeley specializing in community mental health direct care with families, individuals and groups, she is currently serving as private practitioner working with a broad spectrum of clients. Among her areas of expertise are working with trauma, relationship difficulties, depression, anxiety, bipolar, ADHD, life transitions, and loss and grieving.
Jenna is an interactive, solution-focused therapist. Her therapeutic approach is to provide support and practical feedback to help clients effectively address personal life challenges. She integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client. With compassion and understanding, she works with each individual to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal growth and symptom relief they are committed to achieving.
Education Masters in Social Welfare, University of California, Berkeley
License, Certifications & Awards LCSW; Martha Chickering Fellowship, Berkeley School of Social Welfare
Additional Training EMDR; DBT; CBT; Trauma-focused CBT; Play therapy; IFS
Professional Activities and Memberships NASW (National Association of Social Workers); ADDA