She/Her/HersLicensed Marriage and Family Therapist, LMFT
Jennifer Drury, LMFT is a licensed marriage and family therapist based in Georgia, who has an extensive history working with individuals and couples seeking help with depression, anxiety, substance use, relationship concerns, phase of life/adjustment issues, and low self esteem. Jennifer is passionate about being an ally of the LGBTQA+ community, particularly of those who are exploring their gender identity, gender expression, and who are preparing for or in the process of gender affirmation/transitioning. She strives to be supportive and encouraging of adults and adolescents who are experiencing major life changes, such as going to college, grieving a loss, becoming a new parent, transitioning to their true self, or embracing retirement.
Jennifer is passionate about guiding and assisting clients in developing strong interpersonal relationships and healthy self-esteem. She primarily utilizes a strengths-based, solution-focused, and cognitive-behavioral style of therapy that encourages clients to learn mindfulness, gain a deeper understanding of their thoughts and emotions, shift their perspectives, and identify and use their strengths in order to reach their goals. Her approach is rooted in empathy, patience, and a strong belief that we all have the ability to make positive, healthy changes at any stage of life through identifying and utilizing strengths, building resilience, creating and fostering healthy support systems, and focusing on deep self love and acceptance.
Jennifer earned a certification as an advanced alcohol and drug counselor (CAADC) in 2016, and has a background in serving individuals struggling with substance use, as well as those impacted by a loved one's substance use. She also draws from her family systems graduate training to assist clients and their loved ones in rebuilding trust, connection, healthy communication practices, and compassion.
As an experienced telehealth provider, and recognizing the convenience and ease of remote therapy, Jennifer continues to exclusively offer virtual therapy at this time.
Depression - Providing support and promoting healing of hopelessness, low motivation and energy, sadness, irritability, sleep disturbance, and loss of interest and pleasure in life
Anxiety - Coping with excessive worry, nervousness, or stress; intense discomfort in social settings (social anxiety); sudden and intense feelings of panic (panic disorder)
LGBTQIA, gender, and sexuality topics - Exploring topics of sexuality, gender, and identity; coping with discrimination and oppression; navigating relationship, family, and cultural challenges
Self-esteem - Cultivating self-compassion, assertiveness, and confidence; developing ways to reduce suffering, anxiety, social withdrawal, and self-neglect
Relationship issues - Understanding one’s wants and needs in relationships; exploring patterns of interaction, addressing concerns, and strengthening satisfaction in relationships and dating
Gender identity & transgender health - Exploring gender identity, including trans, non-binary, and gender variant identities; support throughout the process of transition
Jennifer Drury is not in-network with any insurances.
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Years of Experience: 10 years
Alliance Recovery Center, Assistant Program Director, 2014 - 2019
Mercer University, Master of Family Therapy, 2011