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Jennifer Sweeton, Psy.D., M.S., M.A.

Jennifer Sweeton, Psy.D., M.S., M.A.

Jennifer Sweeton, Psy.D., M.S., M.A. is a licensed clinical psychologist, best-selling author, and internationally-recognized expert on anxiety and trauma, women’s issues, and the neuroscience of mental health. She is the author of the book, Trauma Treatment Toolbox, published by PESI Publishing & Media. Dr. Sweeton completed her doctoral training at the Stanford University School of Medicine, the Pacific Graduate School of Psychology, and the National Centre for PTSD. Additionally, she holds a master’s degree in affective neuroscience from Stanford University, and studied behavioural genetics at Harvard University.

Dr. Sweeton resides in the greater Kansas City area, where she owns a group private practice, Kansas City Mental Health Associates, and co-owns Mind Works Professional Education, Inc., a continuing education company. She formerly served as the President of the Oklahoma Psychological Association, and holds adjunct faculty appointments at the University of Kansas School of Medicine and the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Centre. She is the current President of the Greater Kansas City Psychological Association. Dr. Sweeton offers psychological services services to clients in Oklahoma, Kansas, and internationally, and is a sought-after trauma and neuroscience expert who has trained more than 10,000 mental health professionals in her workshops.


“This was the first training I took from Dr. Sweeton and it was very impressive. She is so knowledgeable and it was so helpful with specific tools. Her background in neuroscience was very evident”
– Ann Fasching

“I enjoyed the the EMDR course and it was packed with rich materials. It was an eye opener especially for me as an undergraduate studying counselling. I loved the approach that Dr. Sweeton took to educate me on this topic. I had no idea …”
Chilando Chitobolo

“I just completed a two day live video webcast with Dr. Sweeton on EMDR A Rapid,Safe, and Proven Treatment for Trauma. I have participated in several live webcasts in the past and this one was excellent. Her background in neuroscience r …”
Jane Fitzpatrick

“This was my first training in EMDR. Dr. Sweeton has done an excellent job presenting the information and the demo of strategies has been stellar. I am a LSCSW and have a private practice. This training is a valuable resource and the ma …”
– Willie Redman

“Dr. Sweeton has an incredible ability to take highly intellectual material and communicate it in terms that are easy to understand. She is a wonderful presenter. I highly recommend any training she offers.”

“I attended the EMDR session 2/20-21/2020 Dr. Sweeton provided concise and clear information. She provided insights into neuroscience that I could understand. The educational materials assisted in clarification of this abundance of inform …”
Ric Keefer | February 2020

“I have attended three presentations by Dr. Sweeton and found her to be exceptionally well-trained in neuroscience. She simplifies a very complex process with her detailed graphics and her ability to break new information down to “bite si …”
Janet Beverley

“Dr Sweeton’s EMDR workshops are incredible. Extremely organized, informative and practical. Everything I hope for in a continuing education course!”
Shelli Snyder

“Dr. Sweeton’s presentation on trauma was excellent. As a clinician, she tied the neuroscience and therapeutic intervention in a practical and helpful way. She is engaging and offers easy to understand lecture on a complex topic.”
Alison R

“Jennifer is a wonderful teacher, with an excellent educational layout that was easy to follow. I appreciated all of the updated evidence based research and key points she highlighted throughout the presentation.”
Morgan Swisher

More information: www.jennifersweeton.com/