\\Petrina_JonesPetrina D. Jones, MA, Ed.D, CHT
Professional Biography

Dr. Petrina D. Jones is a marriage and family therapist intern and certified hypnotherapist who has worked with children, adults and families for the past seven years. Dr. Jones has worked in helping individuals and families with issues of depression, anxiety, and eating disorders. Dr. Jones has experience working with children with developmental disabilities such as autism, ADD, and other pervasive developmental disabilities. Dr. Jones recently completed her doctorate in counseling psychology and conducted her research on African American women and eating disorders. This research was considered important, as there is a lack of literature regarding the topic.

Dr. Jones is passionate about her clients, believes in the power of change, and enjoys watching the transformation of clients through therapy. She currently practices hypnotherapy and individual therapy in San Bernardino County. Dr. Jones enjoys cooking, reading, dancing, and spending time with her husband, Javier Romero.

Affiliation, Awards and Certifications:
Member of the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists (CAMFT)
Member of the International Association of Eating Disorders Professionals
Certified in Pivotal Response Training Level 1
Certified Hypnotherapist with the National Guild of Hypnotists

Seminars and Conferences:
Pivotal Response Training Level 1 Certification-Santa Barbara, California-September 2012

Riverside County SELPA- Special Education Overview for Mental Health Providers- September 2012

BFI Summit Eating Disorders Conference-Las Vegas, Nevada- June 2011

Las Vegas Conference on Adolescents and Young Adults- Las Vegas, Nevada- March 
CAMFT 45th Annual Conference- San Jose, California-April 2009

Las Vegas Conference on Adolescents and Young Adults- Las Vegas, Nevada- March 

International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals Symposium- Long Beach, California-March 2009