Jenni Jacobsen

Jenni Jacobsen

Dr. Jenni Jacobsen is a licensed social worker and behavioral health consultant. She has a PhD in clinical psychology and teaches college curriculum in the areas of mental health and addiction.

Articles worked on by Jenni Jacobsen

Medically Reviewed
  • 14th Nov 2022
  • Est. 9 minutes read

Conduct disorder is a disruptive behavior disorder associated with aggression toward others and frequent violation of rules. It is treated...

Medically Reviewed
  • 14th Nov 2022
  • Est. 9 minutes read

People with delusional disorder experience irrational beliefs called delusions, typically treated with medication and therapy. The typical age of onset...

Medically Reviewed
  • 21st Nov 2022
  • Est. 12 minutes read

Bulimia nervosa is an eating disorder associated with binge eating, followed by behaviors like purging or excessive exercising to compensate...

Medically Reviewed
  • 12th Oct 2022
  • Est. 11 minutes read

Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a diagnosable mental health condition that causes difficulty with sustaining attention to tasks and...

  • Written by Jenni Jacobsen
  • Clinically Reviewed by Amy Shelby
Medically Reviewed
  • 22nd Nov 2022
  • Est. 11 minutes read

Separation anxiety disorder is a common anxiety disorder in which children have exaggerated fear and worry when separating from a...

Medically Reviewed
  • 22nd Nov 2022
  • Est. 7 minutes read

Shared psychotic disorder is a rare condition in which two or more people who are in a relationship share a...

Medically Reviewed
  • 22nd Nov 2022
  • Est. 12 minutes read

Also known as a social phobia, social anxiety disorder involves an intense fear of being embarrassed or rejected during the...

  • Written by Jenni Jacobsen
  • Clinically Reviewed by Amy Shelby
Medically Reviewed
  • 23rd Nov 2022
  • Est. 11 minutes read

Vascular neurocognitive disorder, more commonly called vascular dementia, is a form of dementia that occurs when there is a lack...

Medically Reviewed
  • 23rd Nov 2022
  • Est. 12 minutes read

Schizoaffective disorder is a mental health condition that involves psychotic symptoms similar to those that occur with schizophrenia, such as...

  • Written by Jenni Jacobsen
  • Clinically Reviewed by Amy Shelby
Medically Reviewed
  • 23rd Nov 2022
  • Est. 7 minutes read

Oxazepam is a benzodiazepine drug used in the treatment of anxiety disorders and symptoms of alcohol withdrawal. Some doctors may...

  • Written by Jenni Jacobsen
  • Clinically Reviewed by Amy Shelby
Medically Reviewed
  • 23rd Nov 2022
  • Est. 7 minutes read

Paroxetine, also known by its brand name of Paxil, is a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). It is commonly used...

Medically Reviewed
  • 23rd Nov 2022
  • Est. 7 minutes read

Perphenazine is an antipsychotic medication used in the treatment of schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders. It belongs to a class...

Medically Reviewed
  • 23rd Nov 2022
  • Est. 6 minutes read

Triazolam is a benzodiazepine drug that is primarily prescribed to treat insomnia. However, the medication can be habit-forming and cause...

Medically Reviewed
  • 23rd Nov 2022
  • Est. 6 minutes read

Sulpiride is an antipsychotic medication used to treat schizophrenia. It's important to use this medication exactly as prescribed and to...

  • Written by Jenni Jacobsen
  • Clinically Reviewed by Amy Shelby
Medically Reviewed
  • 23rd Nov 2022
  • Est. 5 minutes read

Zuclopenthixol is an antipsychotic drug used to treat schizophrenia. It is important to take this medication exactly as prescribed, and...

Medically Reviewed
  • 21st Dec 2022
  • Est. 9 minutes read

Insomnia is a sleep disorder associated with problems with sleep quality or quantity [1]. It can be treated with sleep...

Medically Reviewed
  • 21st Dec 2022
  • Est. 6 minutes read

Narcolepsy is a sleep disorder in which people experience uncontrollable sleep attacks. It is treated primarily with medication as well...

Medically Reviewed
  • 12th Jan 2023
  • Est. 10 minutes read

Borderline personality disorder is a mental health condition associated with a lack of emotion control and a tendency to see...

Medically Reviewed
  • 13th Jan 2023
  • Est. 7 minutes read

Pseudodementia is a term that refers to psychiatric symptoms that mirror the cognitive decline seen in cases of dementia. The...

Medically Reviewed
  • 13th Jan 2023
  • Est. 11 minutes read

Narcissistic abuse syndrome refers to a cluster of symptoms that people experience after being in a relationship with someone with...

Medically Reviewed
  • 17th Jan 2023
  • Est. 4 minutes read

Schizophrenia is a mental health condition associated with symptoms of psychosis, as well as disturbances in perception, behavior, and thinking...