317 Everett L. Marshall Building
Ypsilanti, Michigan 48197
Jennifer Farley, PhD, RPT-S, ECMH-E is an Associate Professor in the School of Social Work at Eastern Michigan University. Jennifer's research is focused on the training needs of early childhood clinicians specific to the use of play in supporting relationships. Jennifer is also currently a co-investigator for the EMU research team working with MDHHS on GROW, a Statewide pre-service relationship-based training for foster, adoptive and kinship parents. Prior to academia, Dr. Farley was a clinician serving children and families in Western-Wayne County for eleven years. Jennifer is endorsed as an Early Childhood Mental Health Specialist and working towards the Mentor-Research/Faculty endorsement and certified as a registered play therapist.