Jeanette Salinas

(LCSW, CT)

About Me

I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and a Certified Thanatologist (specialist in grief and loss). I received my master’s degree and LCSW in Sacramento, California over 30 years ago. I have extensive experience working with all types of clients including adolescence. My specialty is in grief and loss including pet loss, transitions, PTSD and trauma. In addition, I have experience counseling individuals with Bi-Polar Disorder, Major Depressive Disorder, OCD and Borderline Personality Disorder I have established stages for moving forward after major life changes that have proven to be successful. I believe that trust and the development of a working relationship with you is the first step in the therapy process. The therapy session will be at your pace. I utilize a variety of approaches including CBT, DBT, Narrative and Solution Focused Therapy. I look forward to working with you. Beginning the therapy process can be a leap of faith and feel scary at times. I hope with support I can make this journey a positive one.


Specialties

  • Stress, Anxiety
  • Trauma and abuse
  • Grief
  • Depression
  • Coping with life changes
Also experienced in:
Addictions , LGBT , Relationship issues , Family conflicts , Intimacy-related issues , Parenting issues , Anger management , Self esteem , Career difficulties , Bipolar disorder , Coaching , Compassion fatigue , ADHD , Abandonment , Read more...

Clinical approaches:
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Narrative Therapy, Solution-Focused Therapy, Trauma-Focused Therapy

Years of Experience: 30

Services Offered


  • Messaging

  • Live Chat

  • Phone

  • Video

Licensing

LCSW #LCS9568 (Expires: 2021-12-31)


Reviews

Written by M.I. on Jul 13, 2021 after counseling with Jeanette for 2 weeks

I saw an immediate change in my teen after only one session. Jeanette is an expert in her field and really takes the time to listen.

Written by E.V. on Mar 06, 2021 after counseling with Jeanette for 2 weeks

Jeanette offers such a comfortable space for opening up and I have enjoyed having her as my therapist.

Written by R.E. on Feb 15, 2021 after counseling with Jeanette for 1 year and 4 months

Jeanette is knowledgeable, professional, and extremely competent. I would highly recommend her.

Written by S.Y. on Jun 18, 2020 after counseling with Jeanette for 5 months

Jeanette is awesome! She is efficient in her sessions and offers a great perspective. I feel extremely supported. She has a very open mind and positive insight that helps me work through my day to day!

Written by E.M. on May 20, 2020 after counseling with Jeanette for 4 months on issues concerning relationship

Jeanette is a kind and warm counselor. She listens and is empathetic to both my husband and I .

Written by A.N. on Dec 10, 2019 after counseling with Jeanette for 2 months on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, and career difficulties

Jeanette was a life saver - always so open and warm with her ability to connect with you and understand what's hurting you most. Highly recommend working with Jeanette!

Written by C.O. on Dec 03, 2019 after counseling with Jeanette for 3 weeks on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, self esteem, bipolar disorder, and adhd

Jeanette is very knowledgeable on the issues I need help with, and is very communicative and resourceful. I enjoy working with her!

Written by A.U. on Nov 20, 2019 after counseling with Jeanette for 1 month on issues concerning depression, stress, anxiety, relationship issues, family conflicts, and self esteem

She has helped me see things in a different perspective.

Written by B.E. on Oct 09, 2019 after counseling with Jeanette for 2 weeks on issues concerning stress, anxiety, intimacy-related issues, sleeping disorders, and self esteem

Jeanette has been so very helpful to me in quite a dire moment. She was caring, investigative, clarifying, supportive, and present. I highly recommend working with her.