Jennifer K. Luna-Nguyen, MSW, LCSW

Preferred Name: Jennifer

Online Therapy

About Me

I have a wholistic approach and strongly believe that all parts of a person have an impact on how they view themselves and the world.

Education & Experience

BA in Sociology at UCSB-1998 MSW, Concentration in Older Adults and Families at CSULB-2002 EMDR Trained Therapist, 2022 Populations/Communities served throughout my career: *Adults 18+ years of age, through community-based programs for low-income individuals *Chronic Illness, to include HIV/AIDs, End Stage Renal Disease, and other health-related diseases *Hospice *Private Practice: 7+ years of age, Depression, Anxiety, LGBTQ+, Trauma, among others

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Community-Based Service

Specialty Area

  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Chronic Illness/Medical Issues
  • Dementia
  • Depression
  • Family Issues
  • Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss/Mourning
  • Mood Disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Race, Culture, Ethnicity Issues
  • Self-Harm
  • Somatic Issues
  • Spirituality
  • Stress Management
  • Survivor's Guilt
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • Children (4-12)
  • Immigrants
  • LGBTQ+
  • Seniors
  • Underserved
  • Veterans/Military


  • English


  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Cigna
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Sliding Scale

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