Jessica Boland, LCSWJessica Boland received her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor in Sociology, with minors in Women’s Studies and Spanish, and her Master of Social Work from Loyola University Chicago. She has worked in a variety of settings, including community mental health, child welfare and foster care, primary health care, and hospitals. She is fluent in Spanish.

Jessica’s areas of focus and interest include women’s reproductive and emotional health. She has worked with women and their families struggling through many challenges related to fertility, pregnancy, childbirth, and loss. She currently works as a resource clinician for the Perinatal Family Support Center at Evanston Hospital Women’s Hospital, supporting families throughout their journeys of growing their families and managing medical complexities, including ISCU/NICU courses.

Jessica also works for the NorthShore University HealthSystem MOMS hotline, which offers 24-hour access for women struggling with mood issues during pregnancy and/or the postpartum. She has a great deal of experience and expertise supporting women experiencing mood changes, such as postpartum depression and anxiety.

Additionally, Jessica works for Esperanza Health Centers, a community-based health center on the southwest side of Chicago, as the Director of Behavioral Health.