Staff Therapist/Director of Child and Teen Program

Jenna Monforte, LCSW, is currently serving as the Director of the Child and Teen Program at The Refuge Center. A Licensed Clinical Social Worker with a Master of Social Work from The University of Georgia, Jenna is dedicated to helping people heal and live as their authentic selves. She seeks to do this through a therapeutic relationship with clients, and equipping churches and youth-oriented community organizations with knowledge and tools to better support mental health in youth.

Jenna has a passion for working with adolescents and young adults both individually and in group settings. With over a decade of experience, her counseling style is warm and inviting, interactive, and collaborative. She incorporates multiple modalities of treatment into her practice to give each client a unique experience to meet their specific needs. Jenna seeks opportunities to support, advocate, nurture, and empower clients dealing with life transitions, identity, relationship issues, grief and loss, anxiety, and depression. Her hope is to provide a safe space for clients to be known and find meaningful healing, hope, and resources for continued growth.