Jennifer Sampson, PhD
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist; President, the Hoarding Project
Narrative of Services:
In her practice in Tacoma, WA, Jennifer sees adult and adolescent clients with a variety of presenting concerns, including a specialization in hoarding disorder and family therapy. In addition to working with hoarding clients, she also specializes in working with grief and loss, and other comorbid diagnoses (e.g. depression, anxiety, bipolar, etc.). She also offers consultation, supervision, and training services for other professionals who are interested in doing mental health work with clients who have a hoarding disorder diagnosis. Support groups and reduced fee services are offered through the Hoarding Project.
Jennifer earned her doctorate in Family Social Science from the University of Minnesota. Her research interests involve the influence of family and life experiences on hoarding behavior, as well as developing effective and ethical approaches to mandatory hoarding cleanouts. She earned her Master's degree from Seattle Pacific University and teaches at Antioch University Seattle in the Couples and Family Therapy Department. She currently practices therapy in her private practice in Tacoma, WA, ad chairs the King/Pierce County Hoarding Task Force.
See also: The Hoarding Project