Edward Jenny is a Licensed Psychologist in Southeastern Pennsylvania. He works with adolescents and adults. Dr. Jenny focuses on getting below the surface to understand the causes of people’s symptoms and help them develop better coping strategies. Dr. Jenny is particularly passionate about helping people who want to understand themselves better or get unstuck. He has advanced training in the area of complex trauma and attachment-based therapy.
Dr. Jenny is trained in Psychodynamic therapy, and Therapeutic Assessment, which uses powerful personality assessment methods like the inkblot test to help people understand themselves and open new doorways to change. In session, Dr. Jenny focuses on helping patients understand their dilemmas of change and adopt new ways of coping. This approach helps clients feel more fulfilled and alive.
Dr. Jenny's style is engaging, collaborative, and supportive. When clients first start therapy with Dr. Jenny, they explore what they are curious about. This curiosity helps focus the treatment.
Dr. Jenny received his doctorate in clinical psychology (PsyD) from Immaculata University. He completed his clinical internship at Friends Hospital in Philadelphia and his post-doctoral fellowship at the Philadelphia School of Psychoanalysis. He has trained with the Therapeutic Assessment Institute in Austin Texas and Italy. Outside of private practice, he enjoys technical rock climbing and hiking. Dr. Jenny is available for remote or in-person sessions and is licensed through PSYPACT to practice in 27 states
Attachment issues - Development of effective relational and communication skills; insight into family attachment patterns;fostering healthy family relationships.
Borderline personality disorder - Increasing insight into relational patterns and destructive behaviors; development of coping strategies for uncomfortable emotions or situations; skills for emotional identification and regulation.
Dissociative disorders - Support processing and coping with painful or overwhelming emotions and reducing experiences of detachment from one’s reality, emotions, memory, and body
Trauma - Coping and healing after threatening or scary events, such as witnessing accidents or experiencing sexual, verbal, emotional, or physical abuse
Clinical supervision - Offering professional supervision services for clinicians
Complex PTSD (C-PTSD) - Recovering from the impact of long-term, repeated traumatic events, such as emotional abuse and neglect
Years of Experience: 20 years
Edward Jenny & Associates, Owner, Clinical Director, 2001 - Present
Immaculata University, Professor of Psychology, 2003 - 2019
Philadelphia School of Psychoanalysis, Post Doctoral Fellow, 2004 - 2005
Friends Hospital, Pre Doctoral Intern, 2002 - 2003
Unionville-Chadds Ford Schools, Director of Student Assistance Services , 1997 - 2002
Immaculata University, Psy.D., 2003
University of Delaware, M.Ed., 1994
University of Pennsylvania, BA, 1990
Washington DC: 4887
New Hampshire: 4887
New Jersey: 4887
North Carolina: 4887
West Virginia: 4887