Dr. Jayna Harthan
Licensed Clinical Psychologist
Doctor of Clinical Psychology
Dr. Jayna Harthan received her Doctoral Degree from Midwestern University in Downers Grove, Illinois. After receiving specialized training in PTSD and other trauma-related disorders – during her postdoctoral fellowship at Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center in North Chicago, Illinois, – Dr. Harthan worked in a variety of settings including, VA Medical Centers, community mental health centers, long-term care facilities, and private practice.
Dr. Harthan works with individuals with a history of trauma, childhood, sexual and combat related. She uses evidenced based, Cognitive Processing Therapy (PST) and prolonged exposure to affect postive change. She also helps those suffering from anxiety and depression with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT).
Dr. Harthan also has extensive training and experience in neuropsychological testing and assessment providing neuropsychological testing to adults.
Dr. Harthan provides a supportive, calm environment to her clients, as she realizes that certain topics are difficult to discuss. She also emphasizes a trusting relationship to foster growth. She helps clients become aware of their problems as they arise, and helps clients develop tools they need in order to effectively deal with their issues.