Jennifer La Jeunesse, LCSW, CMPE, Director of Operations
Jennifer La Jeunesse, LCSW, is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. She graduated from the University of Idaho in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a minor in Sociology. Jennifer continued her education at Northwest Nazarene University where she graduated with a Master of Social Work degree in 2003. She is also a Registered Social Work Supervisor with the State of Idaho and provides supervision for postgraduates pursuing licensure in Idaho. Jennifer was elected to the Executive Committee for the National Association of Social Workers Idaho Chapter and currently serves as its President. In the Spring of 2015 she earned the professional designation of Certified Medical Practice Executive (CMPE) by the American College of Medical Practice Executives, the certification entity of the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA). Jennifer collaborated with respected colleagues in the formation of Northwest Neurobehavioral Health, LLC in the late summer of 2010. Jennifer enjoys her role as Clinician and Director of Operations of NNH. She has experience working in various settings including inpatient, outpatient, medical, and correctional facilities. Throughout her career Jennifer has worked with individuals and families in the areas of mental health, substance abuse, domestic violence, and medical social work. Jennifer enjoys working with adolescents, adults, and their families especially around struggles with anxiety, depression, self-esteem, and life-adjustment issues. A Native Idahoan, Jennifer is proud of her community and takes pleasure in volunteering her time to causes affecting the emotional and physical health of children and their families. Jennifer’s greatest joy and inspiration is her son, Jack, with whom she loves sharing all of life’s adventures.