Dr. Jennifer Chen is a licensed clinical psychologist in New York City. Originally from California, she received her doctorate degree from the PGSP-Stanford PsyD Consortium in Palo Alto, CA. Dr. Chen has had extensive training in inpatient and outpatient hospitals, VA medical centers, forensic settings, and community mental health clinics in both California and New York. She holds a credential as a National Register of Health Service Psychologist.
She works primarily with adolescents and adults in individual therapy at the Manhattan Center for Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy. She is an expert in the treatment of anxiety and mood disorders, and post-traumatic stress disorder. Her clinical interests include mindfulness, cultural factors and mental health, and behavioral health interventions.
Dr. Chen is also an adjunct professor at Brooklyn College in the Department of Psychology, teaching in the Mental Health Counseling Graduate Program.
Dr. Chen is listed on the Healing for Activists website, and offers reduced-fee services for BLM activists. She also consults and facilitates workshops for organizations and institutions that want to initiate change conversations on race and privilege.