...he always scrambled from the car and pranced through your door with a smile on his face. In his view every visit to you was a party with friends.
Jennifer Durn, MSW, LSW – Support Services Coordinator
Jennifer Durn, MSW, LSW acquired a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mass Communication from Mansfield University. With the primary goal of working in the veterinary realm, Jennifer pursued a Master of Social Work degree from Marywood University. While in graduate school, Jennifer participated in internships within the fields of hospice and oncology, and also studied International Social Work in South Korea. During Jennifer’s second year of graduate school, she created her own internship within a small animal hospital where she supported clients and staff through emotionally charged situations.
Jennifer has experience working with adults, children, and families in a community mental health setting. She specializes in supporting clients deeply affected by traumatic events and those who require support with grief and loss. Jennifer received additional training in mediation, animal-assisted interactions, and compassion fatigue. Passionate about animal welfare and disaster response, she volunteers at a local animal sanctuary, and is a member of her local Animal Response Team, as well as the Disaster Mental Health Team with the Red Cross.