Jacqueline Esslinger, PhD

Provider Type: Therapist

Serving: Adolescents 13-17, Adults 18-59, Children 6-12

About Jacqueline Esslinger, PhD

Jacqueline Esslinger, PhD, provides a solid client-therapist relationship based on trust, empathy, and validation. Her approach also applies a systemic view to address how a client interacts with their environment. In every case, Jacqueline focuses on strengths and works to develop coping strategies and resilience.

Jacqueline earned her PhD from the University of Fribourg in Switzerland. Her career experience includes both clinical and school psychology, and she helps clients of all ages with family relationships, grief, behavioral issues, and more. Jacqueline is also skilled at treating children with ADHD and ODD.

In therapy, Jacqueline's intervention strategies will always be tailored to individual needs. She incorporates CBT, ACT, Play Therapy, and more to create the best treatment plan for results. In addition, Jacqueline focuses on accompanying bodily reactions and works with clients to become aware of and control their physiological symptoms.

Areas of Treatment

  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Attention Issues / ADHD
  • Behavioral Issues
  • Depression / Sadness
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Life Transitions
  • Mood Disorders
  • Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  • Parenting
  • Phobias
  • Stress/Worry
  • Women's Issues/Infertility
  • Locations


    • Aetna PPO / HMO
    • BCBS HMO – DMG
    • BCBS PPO
    • Beacon Health Options
    • Benefit Plan Admin - VA
    • Cigna
    • ComPsych
    • ComPsych EAP
    • Dupage Medical Group PHO
    • Health Alliance
    • HealthLink
    • HFN
    • Humana
    • MHN-Healthnet
    • MHNET (Aetna)
    • Multiplan-PHCS
    • UBH EAP
    • United Healthcare / United Behavioral Health