Jared is a licensed Marriage and Family Therapist specializing in trauma, addiction, and attachment. He earned his master’s degree in counseling from Mount Saint Mary’s University and is trained in EMDR and somatic trauma processing. Jared spent the first of two decades in mental health working with severely abused and neglected children in residential care. He has a private practice in Eagle Rock, CA and provides therapy and trauma psychoeducation at La Fuente Hollywood Treatment Center, a boutique LGBT drug rehab. Jared has presented at colleges and conferences on LGBTQ issues, led support groups for people living with HIV, and is thrilled to take part in the healing community at Ayana Therapy.