Dr. Jennifer Vasquez, PhD, LCSW-S

(She, her, hers)

EMDR Certified Therapist

EMDR Consultant-in-Training

Online Therapy

About Me

Dr. Vasquez is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Board Approved Supervisor (LCSW-S), NeuroAffective Relational Model (NARM) Therapist, Somatic Experiencing Practitioner (SEP), EMDR Trained Clinician, International Association of Yoga Therapy (IAYT-C) Certified Yoga Therapist, and Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT-500) with a specialization in trauma. She teaches full time at Texas State University School of Social Work. Dr. Vasquez’ research focuses on trauma and addiction.

Education & Experience

Dr. Vasquez holds a PhD in Social Work from Our Lady of the Lake University in San Antonio and a MSW from Dominican University in Chicago. She draws upon over 15 years of practice experience from the fields of trauma, interpersonal violence, addiction, and healthcare in her work.

Professional & Volunteer Affiliations

Dr. Vasquez serves as Co-Chair of the NASW-TX Women’s Issues Committee, is an NASW member and member of the Society for Social Work and Research (SSWR), Council on Social Work Education (CSWE), Somatic Experiencing Trauma Institute (SETI), NeuroAffective Relational Model (NARM) Training Institute Inner Circle, EMDR International Association (EMDRIA), US Association of Body Psychotherapists (USABP), Texas Society for Clinical Social Work, and the National Society for Leadership and Success.

Specialty Area

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Addictions
  • Alcohol/Substance Abuse
  • Anxiety/Panic Attacks
  • Attachment Disorders
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Marriage/Relationship Issues
  • Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Somatic Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Traumatic Incident

Population Served

  • Adolescents (13-17)
  • Adults
  • LGBTQ+


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