Argosy University – Doctorate degree in Clinical Psychology
U.C. Berkeley – Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology
CERTIFICATIONS | MEMBERSHIPS:
American Psychological Association (APA)
California Psychological Association (CPA)
Santa Clara County Psychological Association
AREAS OF FOCUS:
Grief and loss
Dr. Jessica Farber earned her Doctorate of Psychology from Argosy University, and her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from UC Berkeley. She has been in private practice at the Christian Counseling Center since 2009. She works with adults and teens and her clinical areas of focus include anxiety and panic, fears and phobias, survivors of physical and sexual abuse, depression, trauma, cultural differences and acculturation, and bipolar disorder.
Dr. Farber’s philosophy for therapy includes an individualized approach based on the specific strengths, needs and goals of each client, integrating spiritual growth, symptom reduction, relationships and physical health. Dr. Farber utilizes Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), psychodynamic therapy, Exposure with Response Prevention (ERP), and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) therapy. Dr. Farber has been married since 2002 and enjoys painting, singing, hiking and gardening. An alternative phone number to reach Dr. Farber is (408) 981-8676.