Veronica Jones

Embedded Clinician, School of Medicine, Academic Embedded Clinicians

Veronica Jones graduated from Howard University, Washington D.C in Nursing, obtained a Master's in Counselor Education from the University of Pittsburgh, and lastly a Doctorate degree from Duquesne University, in Executive Counselor Education and Supervision. She is a Licensed Professional Counselor, as well as being Board Certified in Telemental Health. Her work history includes over 20 years administrative and clinical experience in Substance Use Disorders, including a 10 year history part-time with University Counseling Center. More recently, she joined the team full time as an embedded clinician in the School of Medicine. Veronica's clinical interest include substance use disorders, anxiety, depression, adjustment disorders, and working with students who feel they are marginalized. Her primary therapeutic approaches include but are not limited to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Solution-focused therapy and other therapies designed to meet the student where they are with their issues/concerns. Veronica enjoys reading, traveling, and spending time with family.