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 Jacqueline Bonsu, Ph.D. HSP

About Me

Dr. Jacqueline Bonsu is a clinical psychologist licensed in Maryland and Tennessee. She completed her undergraduate degree in Psychology, with a minor in Spanish for the Professions (Medical), from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Dr. Bonsu continued to the University of Kentucky where she earned her Master’s and Doctorate degrees in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in Children at Risk. 


Dr. Bonsu has over a decade of experience in individual therapy, group therapy, and psychological assessments with children, teens, young adults (0-21 years old), and families. Her clinical interests include social, emotional, behavioral, and trauma-related concerns. Dr. Bonsu also has experience working with LGBTQ+  individuals through their identity exploration/development.


Dr. Bonsu takes a collaborative approach to therapy, working closely with clients to reach their clinical goals. Her theoretical orientation is integrative, and incorporates her training in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Trauma-Focused CBT, Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and mindfulness. Dr. Bonsu is also a Level 1 PCIT Therapist certified by PCIT International, and a Health Service Psychologist (HSP) credentialed by the National Register of Health Service Psychologists. 

At the end of a long day, you can find Dr. Bonsu with her daughter and dogs on the couch or at the park.

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