Director of the Counseling Center
Jennifer Henry has served as the Director of the Counseling Center at Maryville University since July of 2004. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Drury University in Springfield, Missouri and her Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology from the University of Missouri-Columbia.
Jennifer is a Licensed Professional Counselor in the state of Missouri and has been working with college students since she graduated from Mizzou in 1999. She is also a Certified Clinical Anxiety Treatment Professional.
Jennifer enjoys working with students on a wide range of issues, but has a special interest in working with students surrounding body image issues and planning events on campus to promote positive self-esteem and the prevention of eating disorders. In her free time, she spends time with her family and dogs (Sammie and Bean), rides her scooter, and is generally seen carrying around a cup of coffee.
For urgent needs and crisis response during non-business hours: Please contact the Maryville University Counseling Center Support Line at 314.529.6630. Students in crisis may call the support line to speak with a mental health professional free of charge anytime of the day or night.