Dr. Jessica Headley (pronouns: she/her) is an experienced licensed professional clinical counselor- supervisor who works with children, adolescents, adults, couples, and families. Her specialty interests include: girls’ and women’s issues, gender issues, career development, gerontology, and integrating creativity and positive psychology into counseling practice. She utilizes treatment approaches that are evidence-based and uniquely tailored to each client.
Dr. Headley completed her advanced education at The University of Akron, earning a dual bachelor’s degree in psychology and sociology, a master’s degree in community counseling, and a doctoral degree in counselor education and supervision. She also earned a graduate certificate in gerontology and took specialized coursework in women’s studies. She has a strong love of lifetime learning.
Prior to private practice, Dr. Headley worked with diverse clients in hospital, college, and community mental health settings. Over the last 10 years, she has had many unique opportunities – from developing wellness support groups, to serving as a counselor during brain surgery, to being provider on interdisciplinary treatment teams –