VTSC Trainers

Jennifer Olley, LICSW

Jennifer Olley is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker and Certified Mental Health Supervisor working with Individuals, Groups and Families for over 17 years.  With a trauma-focused research history at both Columbia and UW, and as a practicing clinician in the Psychiatric Emergency Department at the Puget Sound Health Care System, Ms. Olley delivers a seasoned approach to client-centered crisis intervention without forfeiting crucial safety standards. Ms. Olley has served on numerous specialty committees focused on suicide, disruptive behavior in a clinical setting, and mental health disaster relief, with a decade of clinical and administrative instruction to graduate students, interns, and training residents. Ms. Olley remains committed to mental health emergency interventions that are guided by principles consistent with recovery and resilience.