Jennifer Walrod is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker providing psychotherapy to adults and couples. She maintains a private practice in Missoula, Montana.
Serving the Missoula community for over 25 years, Jennifer specializes in Emotionally Focused Therapy for couples in addition to the treatment of anxiety, depression, trauma recovery, grief and loss, relationship problems and supporting individuals through the challenging circumstances of life.
In addition to her therapy practice, Jennifer serves as an Adjunct Professor of Social Work at the University of Montana, teaching in the subject matter of child welfare, child trauma, and other clinical curriculum. She also provides clinical supervision to Master's of Social Work graduate students and pre-licensed clinicians. Jennifer provides expert witness testimony in legal cases involving wrongful adoption, child custody and child abuse/neglect. Finally, she regularly presents to general and professional audiences on psycho-social topics such as sexual abuse, adoption, shame, and family violence in addition to teaching on matters of spirituality including faith, forgivess, love, and hope.
Jennifer integrates complementary methodologies and techniques to offer a highly personalized approach tailored to each client or couple. With compassion and understanding, she works with individuals to help them build on their strengths and attain the personal and spiritual growth they are committed to accomplishing.
University of Montana; Bachelor's of Social Work 1992; Master's of Public Administration, 2002
Walla Walla University; Master's of Social Work, 2009
State of Montana, Clinical Social Worker, 1037-LCSW
Professional Memberships and Boards
The International Centre for Excellence in Emotionally Focused Therapy
American Academy of Christian Counselors
National Association of Social Workers
First Step Resource Center Advisory Board and Peer Review Committee Member
Missoula County Domestic Violence Coalition
HeadStart Steering Committee
Mountain Home Montana, Founding Board Member