A bit about me:
Jessica Rong is a clinical registered Social Worker with the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers. Jessica excelled during her studies and graduated with distinction from Ryerson University with a Bachelors in Social Work and a Masters in Social Work from York University. Jessica has over 5 years of experience working directly with communities of diverse abilities, cultures, social and economic backgrounds in various social service agencies. Throughout her years of experience working with multiple social services organizations, she has been able to improve her abilities to support individuals with a range of concerns including mental health challenges, grief, relationship concerns, and difficult life transitions. Jessica is passionate about client-centred care that recognizes the individual as the expert of their own life. Jessica believes her role as a therapist is to provide clients with the support necessary to process challenges in a non-judgemental and secure space. Jessica is excited to be able to work together with the client using a range of therapeutic techniques in order to assist clients in achieving their goals.
Why I enjoy working at KCWC:
Jessica enjoys working with Kawartha Care Wellness Centre because it is an agency that values client-centred care and basing treatment in the individual context of clients’ lives. The staff of Kawartha Care Wellness Centre truly work hard to ensure that clients are able to access the best care from the most dedicated staff.
My areas of expertise are:
Jessica’s passion for working in this field is rooted in her own lived experience, as a result of this Jessica is dedicated to ensuring clients are able to access quality mental health care services. Jessica has clinical experience working with individuals experiencing a wide range of concerns, and a diverse client base. Jessica has worked with all ages, genders and sexualities. Jessica is experienced in working using cognitive behavioural therapy and solution-focused therapy modalities to provide support.