Last edited 12/11/2023

Jennifer Pelkey LMHC

VerifiedOffers Online TherapyIn-person Meetings
Acepting new clientsAccepts Insurance
Headshot of Jennifer Pelkey Licensed Mental Health Counselor

General Office Hours

In Eastern Time

Mondayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Tuesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Wednesdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Thursdayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
Fridayfrom 08:00 AM to 08:00 PM
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

What was your path to becoming a therapist? What inspired you to choose this profession?

Jennifer Pelkey, MS, LMHC obtained both her B.S. in Counseling Psychology with a concentration in Addictions Counseling and her M.S. in Counseling also with a concentration in Additions Counseling from Johnson & Wales University in Providence RI. Jen is a licensed Mental Health Counselor in the state of Rhode Island and has dipped her toe in different populations and settings throughout her career. Some of her experience includes working with iadults and children/adolescents of all ages in home-based programs, community mental health agencies private practice, inpatients hospitalization, substance use programs, and residential treatment. She currently works with individuals and couples ages 16 and older who are experiencing symptoms associated with anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive, trauma, and grief related disorders. By using a combination of Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, and mindfulness-based practices.

Specialties

Depression

Anxiety

Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)

Trauma

General Expertise

Depression

Anxiety

Loss/Grief

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

Trauma

In-Network Insurance

Aetna

Cigna EAP

ComPsych

Evernorth Health Services

MediNcrease Health Plans

Clientele

Adults (25-65)

Seniors (65+)

Treatment Approaches / Modalities

Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)

Licensure

  • Rhode Island, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, MHC01166

Education

Johnson & Wales University

Online Therapy

Office at 7 Austin Ave, Greenville, RI

Frequently Asked Questions About Jennifer Pelkey, LMHC

It’s not uncommon to have questions before starting therapy. Jennifer Pelkey, LMHC, has answered a few of the questions they receive most often from new clients.

Is Jennifer Pelkey accepting new clients?

Yes, Jennifer Pelkey is accepting new clients for online therapy in Rhode Island and in-person appointments at 7 Austin Ave, Greenville, RI, 02828.

Does Jennifer Pelkey accept insurance?

Yes, Jennifer Pelkey accepts insurance, including Aetna, Cigna EAP, ComPsych, Evernorth Health Services and MediNcrease Health Plans.

Does Jennifer Pelkey offer in-person appointments?

Yes, Jennifer Pelkey offers in-person appointments at 7 Austin Ave, Greenville, RI, 02828.

Does Jennifer Pelkey offer online therapy?

Yes, Jennifer Pelkey offers online therapy via video sessions to people in Rhode Island.

How quickly can I see Jennifer Pelkey?

Jennifer Pelkey typically can speak with new clients within 48 hours. You can see their current general office hours and request an appointment on their profile page.

What languages does Jennifer Pelkey speak?

Jennifer Pelkey conducts therapy sessions in English.

Can I book an appointment with Jennifer Pelkey online?

Yes, you can easily book an appointment with Jennifer Pelkey online using Choosing Therapy’s directory.