Jillian Arend

Jillian Arend, LCSW


Locations: Telehealth

About Jillian Arend

Jillian is passionate about empowering clients, so they can utilize their strengths to meet their goals. She supports the client’s self-determination and works to provide a non-judgmental and supportive space to establish a positive therapeutic alliance. Jillian believes that through proper therapy and implementation of healthy practices and techniques, anyone can help themselves heal, work through trauma, and improve their quality of life. Her approach is empathetic, non-judgmental, and straightforward.

Jillian believes every client can improve the quality of life by implementing learned techniques and practices to navigate challenges. She is passionate about helping others and strives to connect with each client to create an individualized approach to suit their needs.

Jillian spends her free time with family and friends, practicing yoga, and hiking with Belgian Malinois rescue Lilly.

Treatment Specialties

Education and Certification

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker
  • Rutgers University, MSW
  • Temple University, BA

As a member of Phi Alpha Honor Society, Jillian had the opportunity to establish her roots in the social work community and develop a strong sense of her social work ambitions and values. She has a passion for working with individuals, families, and communities to advocate for social justice. Jillian values every individual’s right to self-determination and acknowledges the importance of human relationships. She has a strong commitment to my clients and providing beneficial services to promote positive change.

Why are you passionate about providing mental healthcare?

Jillian’s passion for providing mental health care is rooted in her desire to make a difference and positively impact the lives of others.  Every person will experience challenges in life and can benefit from support in navigating these challenges. While life challenges shape who we are, suffering does not have to be a perpetual part of our journey. Jillian is deeply invested in supporting her clients in navigating various challenges in healthy and effective ways.