Jennifer Stern

Jennifer Stern, LISW, graduated from the SSA Master of Arts program at the University of Chicago and has worked as part of a private practice for over a decade. Her areas of focus include working with individuals and families on grief, loss, bereavement, and difficult life transitions resulting from illness, marital conflict, divorce, and other complicated, fractured relationships. Her focus as a cognitive behavioral therapist is to empower individuals to take meaningful and purposeful action to create desired change in their lives. She teaches clients about the power of choice, wise minded thinking, and productive communication strategies as stepping stones to healing and transformation. She runs the Transformative Grief page on Facebook and provides resources on her site:


Grieving for a Loved One I Never Knew, 28 Oct 2017

Seek Compassion Over Judgment as a Loved One is Dying, 22 Sep 2017

When You’re Dying Before Your Children are Grown, 20 Sep 2017

Remembering the ‘Lasts’, 13 Sep 2017