Jessica Wurtz

Jess, LCSW

Mental Health Counselor
Team Member Since: 2020


Jess received her Master of Social Work from Florida State University and her Bachelor of Social Work from Minot State University. She has over 15 years of previous experience working with youth and their families in a variety of settings including residential, outpatient, and child welfare services.


  • Trauma-focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
  • Child Welfare Training
  • Experiential Play Therapy

Why did you choose a career in pediatrics?

Jess has always felt drawn to working with kids because of their amazing resiliency and ability to grow and thrive despite difficult challenges.

What do you enjoy doing in your free time?

In her free time, Jess enjoys spending time with family and friends. When she is not reading, playing games, or attending live music events she can often be found attending the numerous activities her children participate in.