Jessica E. Garcia, M.A.  is a staff therapist at Sankofa Psychologically Services and will soon obtain her doctorate in Clinical Psychology from the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. She has professional experience in various college counseling settings, inpatient settings, and group practice. Her clinical interests include treatment of trauma, gender and sexuality, multicultural counseling, depression, anxiety, and interpersonal relationships. She utilizes insight-oriented psychotherapy from both relational and interpersonal frameworks, and is often integrative in her approach when working with college students. Jessica tailors her approach based on the unique needs of her clients to help them learn more about themselves and helps them to gain confidence in managing difficult emotions and experiences. Jessica aims to foster a trusting environment in which clients feel warmth and acceptance.