Job Title :
Licensed Clinical Social Worker & Registered Play Therapist-Supervisor
Areas of Treatment :
Emotional Health and Creative/Artistic Expression
Practice Name :
Office Building: Elemental Healing of Charlotte
Charlotte, 28226 United States
Areas of Expertise :
Pediatrics and Expressive Play Therapy
Providence College (BA), Simmons College (MSW) California Southern University (PhD)
Year Graduated :
1992, 1995, 2008
Board Certification :
NC Social Work Certification and Licensure Board: LCSW #C009331, CA Board of Behavioral Sciences: LCSW #21347. and CT Department of Public Health: LCSW #009331
How do you try to make a difference in the lives of your patients?
As a social worker I work from a ecocentric perspective by treating the "whole child". Quality "healthcare" is an integrative and collaborative effort with multiple providers.
Professional Society Memberships :
National Association of Social Workers & Association for Play Therapy
Teaching and Speaking :
Jessica has supervised social work interns (MSW students) and as an RPT-S provides direct supervision hours for Play Therapy. She has a history of lecturing in the areas of Play Therapy, Childhood Trauma, and Suspsions of Abuse and Neglect.
Philanthropic Initiatives :
Jessica and her husband Eric Leckner, former NBA player donate both time and money to many charatible foundations, especially those involving children.
Attributes Success To:
Jessica's passion is to help change the world one child at a time and making "Children her life's work".
Place of Birth :
Favorite Medical Journal :
International Journal of Play Therapy
Creating art, listening to live music and running outdoors