Jennifer Tunning

Director, Clinical Services & Interim Vice President, Programs Candelen

Jennifer Tunning, LCSW, CPG, PMHC, is a licensed social worker who is certified in gerontology and perinatal mental health and received her education from Arizona State University. She has directed social service and utilization management departments in the Phoenix area and currently serves as the Director of Clinical Services at Candelen.

Jennifer is trained in multiple therapeutic modalities, including EMDR, and has worked with persons across the lifespan with a focus on trauma, substance use, birthing people, and bereavement. She believes that centering joy and moving at the speed of trust is essential to the therapeutic process to create lasting change.

In her spare time, Jennifer likes to hike, bike, play with her corgi, and runs the Social Worker’s Breakroom podcast.