While obtaining her Bachelor of Science degree in Family and Consumer Science, Dr. Jamilah Jones confirmed her passion of wanting to assist individuals of all capacities. Dr. Jones’ passion drove her to work with individuals on setting goals for themselves, while collectively working with them to produce lasting results. Over the years, Dr. Jones expanded her skills and experience. In the process, she also expanded her focus. Her skills and experience permitted her to not only focus on individuals, but also promote the internal and external growth of large groups, families, and organizations/companies. Some of her skills include:
Personal and Social Development
Developing and facilitating meetings and workshops
Working with individuals ages 5 and up
Working with At-Risk Youth
Working with Ex-Offenders and Recovering Drug and Alcohol Abusers
While developing the mentioned skills, Dr. Jones decided to further her education. She simultaneously earned her Master of Science degree in School Counseling and a Post Baccalaureate Certificate in Contemporary Mental Health Services at Capella University. She is a National Certified Counselor, licensed mental health professional for the state of NJ, and has a doctoral degree in Counseling Education and Supervision PhD from Capella University. Dr. Jones is not only concerned with her personal success. Dr. Jones also derives great satisfaction from seeing others take positive STEPS towards the direction of success.