Jinhee “Jenny” Lee
THERAPIST | LICENSED CREATIVE ART THERAPIST
Jenny offers individual art therapy* and traditional mental health counseling to patients. She employs a patient-centered approach aimed at helping individuals meet their clinical goals in treatment. Jenny’s mission is to create a safe therapeutic environment in which patients can develop coping strategies to manage life’s difficulties.
Jenny is also committed to a multicultural approach to psychotherapy – she works with patients to understand how their social locations impact their mental health and wellbeing.
Identity (race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, spirituality, health, ability)
M.A. CLINICAL ART THERAPY AND COUNSELING
Long Island University: Old Brookville, New York
University at Buffalo: Amherst, New York
NEW YORK STATE LICENSED
Creative Arts Therapist
(License number: 002252-1)
Long Island University (Case Study: Immigrant Adolescents and Ethnic Identity Development) 2015-2016: Jenny’s academic research has focused on issues regarding identity, the sense of belonging, and self-esteem.
*Art therapy is the use of creative expression to process emotions. Jenny and her patients will collaborate to decide if art therapy is indicated to treat the patient’s presenting issue.