Edward “Jake” Finn, MA, LCPC

Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor

About
Jake and his wife, Honah, both grew up in missionary families and have a heart for serving the international community overseas. Born in Canada and raised in the United States, Jake’s first international job was teaching English in Korea (2001). He then pursued further training in education, eventually earning his Master of Education from George Mason University in International Elementary Education (2005). He taught 4th grade in Mexico City, Mexico (2002-2003) and then in Montevideo, Uruguay (2003-2007). Desiring to work on deeper levels with international students and their families, Jake returned to the United States to earn a Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology from Wheaton College (2010). His clinical experience includes working in a community mental health setting for three years and a residential treatment center as a family therapist for a year-and-a-half, working with Eating Disorders, Substance Abuse, Mood & Personality Disorders, as well as Trauma. Jake and his wife have twin sons and are delighted to be living and working in Chiang Mai, Thailand.

Education

  • MA (Master of Arts) in Clinical Psychology, 2010, Wheaton College, Wheaton, Illinois, USA
  • MEd (Master of Education) in International Elementary Education, 2005, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
  • BA (Bachelor of Arts) in History & International Studies, 2000, Taylor University, Upland, Indiana, USA

Licensure

  • Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (Since 2013), Illinois, USA

Counseling Interests and Experiences

  • Individual Counseling for Children, Adolescents, and Adults
  • Family Therapy
  • Depression, Anxiety, Burnout
  • Eating Disorders
  • Cross-Cultural Adjustment
  • Education Related Issues
  • Recovery from Trauma
  • Addictions (Substance Abuse, Pornography, etc.)

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