Jenny Lehman is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Master’s degree in Occupational Therapy, and Master’s degree in Social Work. Jenny worked as an occupational therapist for 15 years in a variety of healthcare settings. At midlife, Jenny decided to change career paths and pursued her degree in Social Work. She has worked for Ascension Health at St. Vincent’s Riverside for the past 5 years, specializing in oncology. She joined D’Arienzo Psychological Group in 2018.
Jenny specializes in working with individuals facing anxiety and depression, along with life transitions. Utilizing an approach of empathic presence and collaboration, Jenny works with clients to identify the root cause of their struggle and how to work with it. Additionally, she enjoys working with couples and families to achieve more balance and communication within their relationships. Jenny has a love for working with young adults and teens, in an effort to help them find their true path to self and authentic living.
Jenny has extensive experience with individuals who have undergone a loss, whether due to death, divorce, estrangement, or illness. While acknowledging the difficulty of a loss, Jenny also focuses on the strength that can be harnessed from life’s difficulties. She has worked at length with individuals facing terminal disease, and end of life issues as well.
Jenny approaches clients with the understanding that the greatest gift a therapist can give a client is true presence. Jenny aims to be a steady presence for her clients so that they can find a sense of peace and balance in their own lives.