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Dr. Jennifer Finlayson-Fife   |  I am a licensed psychotherapist with a Ph.D in Counseling Psychology from Boston College.  I wrote my dissertation on LDS women and sexuality, have taught college-level courses on human sexuality, and currently teach online and community-based  relationship and sexuality courses to LDS couples.  I am a frequent contributor on the subjects of sexuality, mental health and spirituality to LDS-themed blogs, magazines, and podcasts.  I maintain a private practice in Chicago where I live with my husband and three children.  I am an active member of the LDS church. 

 

 

EDUCATION

2002: Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology, Boston College. Included year-long supervised internships at Stoney Brook Counseling Center, Massachusetts General Hospital's Boston Evening Medical Center, and the University of Maine College Counseling Center.

1995: Master's Degree in Counseling Psychology, Boston College. Included a supervised practicum, completed at Wheaton College Guidance Services in Norton, Massachusetts.

In the course of her doctoral study, Dr. Finlayson-Fife focused her training on marriage and family relationships and wrote her dissertation on the topic of LDS women and sexual agency.  Dr.  Finlayson-Fife has twelve years of clinical experience.

Illinois license number 180.006790.