Faculty Spotlight

Jan 1, 2023 2:17 PM

Dr. Jenna Epstein, NCC, LPC, ACS, CTRS, is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Education, and the M.Ed Programs School Counseling Liaison. She resides in Bedford County, PA with her husband and two sons. In addition to her active role at FSU, she serves as the Red Cross Pa Mountains Chapter Disaster Mental Health coordinator and a member of the Integrated Care Condolence and Mass Casualty teams. She is the in-house counselor for her local EMS Station where she provides pro bono complex trauma counseling to first responders. Dr. Epstein has a love of research and aims to serve the entire counseling community through studies related to Trauma and posttraumatic Growth in Counselors, the role of Neuroscience in the field, Creative Metacognition, and Spiritual and Religious Integration in Counseling and Counselor Identity. Outside of her professional life, Jenna loves spending time with her three boys, kayaking, cooking, and traveling.Dr.Epstein.jpg