Jess Haynes is a Licensed Professional Counselor Candidate, (LPCC), she is EMDR trained and a National Certified Counselor, (NCC). She received her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Lamar University and is working toward her Addiction Counselor license, (CAC). Prior to working in the counseling field she worked as a Medic in EMS and Humane Law Enforcement for many years and worked at an emergency veterinary clinic. She had the honor of working with a Community Mental Health Crisis Team for 3 years before opening a private counseling practice in Greeley, Colorado. Jess enjoys meeting with a variety of clients; those struggling with rediscovering their life path, those dealing with PTSI, trauma, suicidal thoughts, shame or other struggles that hold them back from fully living the life they desire. Jess uses an eclectic approach that custom designs all treatment to your story. She uses elements from CBT, DBT, mindfulness, the Enneagram and other models as needed. Following a head/neck injury Jess was partnered with her mobility support/medical alert Service Dog, Kindynos. Kindynos is a Dutch Shepherd who likes to keep watch over counseling sessions when she is not actively working. Jess and Kindynos consider it an incredible privilege to be able to work with First Responders and be a part of the First Responder Trauma Counselors team.