Jill holds a Master’s of Science Degree in Art Therapy from the College of New Rochelle, New York, and a BFA from Alfred University, New York. Jill is currently enrolled in a Doctoral Degree program at The Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis. She has been Licensed by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a Mental Health Counselor and is a Registered Art Therapist with the American Art Therapy Association.  She has received advanced training in Conflict Mediation, Trauma , Crisis Work, and Special Needs Adoption.

Jill has been practicing psychotherapy for over twelve years. She has held Administrative positions at several community mental health settings.  She has worked extensively with individuals who have experienced trauma and critical medical issues while in former positions at Paul Newman’s Hole in The Wall Camps, New York Foundling Hospital, and New York Presbyterian Hospital.

Jill’s other interests include painting and the practice of yoga. She has received Certification as a Yoga Instructor and as an Instructor for Children with Special Needs.