Dr. Jana Hartjen is a licensed clinical psychologist. She received her Psy.D in Clinical Psychology from Chestnut Hill College and her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and English from Lehigh University. Jana completed a 30 hour DBT training course taught by leading DBT experts, Lane Pederson and Jean Eich. She facilitates the adult DBT skills group at Bucks Support Services.
Dr. Hartjen’s approach guides you to honor your emotions, while also giving you skills to regulate them. She helps you challenge or change your relationship to difficult thoughts and assists you in identifying and creating a more value-congruent life. Dr. Hartjen applies this approach to various concerns, with particular interest in eating disorders, medical illness, grief, anxiety, and self-worth. Additional areas she treats include perfectionism, body image, identity development and optimization, and life transitions.
In addition to working as a psychologist, Dr. Hartjen volunteers with the Cancer Support Community of Greater Philadelphia.
Dr. Hartjen welcomes questions and consults to determine if she is the right fit for you. She appreciates people of all backgrounds and feels honored to be a fellow journeyer in this beautifully complicated road of life.