Jebediah Northern, Ph.D.
Dr. Northern feels that a solid relationship with clients is the cornerstone for change and growth in therapy. Growing up in a military family, Dr. Northern had rich opportunities to live all over the country and meet people from diverse backgrounds. He has translated these early experiences into his practice to be able to form close connections with many different types of people.
In terms of educational background, Dr. Northern obtained a BA in Psychology from the University of Michigan, and then attended Bowling Green State University, where he earned his Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology. He completed his internship and post-doctoral fellowship at the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System.
Dr. Northern’s clinical interests are focused primarily on anxiety, depression, and insomnia. He is interested in how thought processes affect our mood and behaviors.
During psychotherapy, Dr. Northern draws on principles from Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), as well as supportive therapy techniques. He prides himself on developing strong relationships with his clients and encourages open communication and feedback throughout the course of therapy.