Meet Jenny Garlick, MSWi at Gold Counseling in Kaysville, UT
Meet Jenny Garlick, MSWi at Gold Counseling. Her passion has always been learning about people, relationships, and how they engage with their surroundings. For more information, contact us or book an appointment online.
Adults (18+), Adolescents, Children (5+)
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What belief does Jenny Garlick, MSWi have about therapy?
What is Jenny Garlick, MSWi’s passion in life?
What is the educational background of Jenny Garlick, MSWi?
What are Jenny Garlick, MSWi volunteering activities and work experience?
What does Jenny Garlick, MSWi like to do?
What does Jenny Garlick, MSWi enjoy in her free time?
How can I make an appointment with Jenny Garlick, MSWi?
Is Jenny Garlick, MSWi accepting new patients?
What do patients say about Jenny Garlick, MSWi?
Therapy requires skilled listening, compassion, and evidence-based practice to help relieve suffering and enable growth. Jenny Garlick, MSWi believes therapy to be a collaborative process between the client and the clinician and approaches therapy with the belief that each client has a unique foundation of strengths to build upon, all people are capable of change and growth, and that everyone deserves to find peace and joy in their life.
Since her first human development class in high school, Jenny has had a passion for understanding people, relationships, and how they interact with their environment.
Education has consistently been a source from which she has gained skills, studied, and expanded her thoughts and behaviors. Jenny received her undergraduate degree from Weber State University in Family Studies. Upon finishing her undergraduate, it was clear to her that a master’s degree would open doors and empower her to reach the people and communities she wanted to serve. She is currently finishing her final year at Boise State University in the online MSW program.
Jenny has a variety of volunteer and work experience that has allowed her to engage with diverse populations. She volunteered at The Christmas Box House and later became a foster parent, working with children 18 and under who had experienced trauma. She also worked as a Peer Parent at Hill Airforce Base to educate and support families. Most recently, she spent a year volunteering at Encircle House as a weekly group facilitator for the adolescent Friendship Circle. She learned about the importance of language and the unique experiences of adolescents from the extraordinary LGBTQ+ youth there.
As a previous preschool teacher, mother of three adult children, and previous foster parent Jenny has years of experience working with children with diverse backgrounds and needs. Last year she interned at an elementary school running grief groups and emotional regulation groups. As part of her undergraduate experience, she was certified in the Prevention & Relationship Education Program (PREP 8) aimed at educating couples and supporting healthy relationships. Jenny has significant experience navigating life and faith transitions that have nurtured a keen sense of cultural sensitivity and curiosity for those whose lives and perspectives are different from hers.
To achieve positive mental health Jenny Garlick, MSWi makes efforts to support her body and mind by eating nutrient-rich food, getting regular sleep, exercising consistently, and spending time outside engaging with nature. She also protects time to connect with those who are safe and part of her support system. When there are higher demands on her mental health, it helps her to plan and prepare using lists and/or her planner. She also utilizes Qi-Gong, music, and aromatherapy to support her nervous system.
Some of Jenny Garlick, MSWi’s favorite things to do for fun or in her spare time are reading (to escape and to learn), baking (aspiring “star baker”), playing pickleball, and spending time with her family and friends. She love to do activities outdoors and has hiked to the top of Mount Timpanogos with each of her three kids.
Yes, Jenny Garlick, MSWi is accepting new patients in his offices, which are conveniently located at Apple Kaysville, Riverdale, Draper, and St. George, UT.
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