Jessica Placek, LCSW-C, has been working in the mental health field for over ten years. She received her Bachelors of Social Work from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia and Master’s Degree in Social Work with a mental health concentration from University of Maryland School of Social Work in 2013. Jessica has worked in a variety of treatment settings including residential treatment facility, inpatient hospitalization, partial hospitalization empowerment program and outpatient mental health. Jessica specializes in treating children, adolescents and adults for anxiety, mood and trauma-related disorders. She is trained in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) and Trauma-Focused- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT.) Jessica believes in empowering her clients to meet the goals they’ve set for themselves.