JEN BIDDLE, LPC-MHSP
Individual, Family, and Couples Therapist
Jen Biddle is a licensed professional counselor (LPC-MHSP) and approved clinical supervisor (ACS) in the state of Tennessee. She received her Master's degree in Mental Health Counseling at Middle Tennessee State University in 2008 and has lived in the middle Tennessee area for over 35 years. Jen is currently working on completing her doctoral degree in Counselor Education and Supervision at Lindsey Wilson College.
Jen believes the therapeutic relationship is incredibly important and should be supportive in nature. She tries to make it apparent that the client matters while earning the right to give honest and helpful feedback, often with a dose of humor. Jen thinks therapy should be collaborative, flexible, and focused and that clients should be empowered to make the changes they would like to see in pursuit of a fulfilling, meaningful life.
Jen has extensive experience treating adolescents, adults, couples, and families. She enjoys working with mood disorders, anxiety, trauma and attachment issues, adolescent behaviors, co-occurring disorders, and couples’ concerns. She has worked as a private practitioner, in-home family counselor, and residential therapist. Jen has completed training in the well-researched Gottman Method for working with couples (Levels 1, 2, and 3) and has been widely trained in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). Jen also has prior training and experience implementing evidenced-based approaches including, but not limited to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT), Prolonged Exposure (PE), and Exposure and Response Prevention (ERP).