Lighthouse Psychologists

         ... for the storms in your life

About Us

Dr. Patricia Jaegerman is a Licensed Psychologist in the United States and Venezuela. She earned a Doctorate in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in Couples and Family Therapy from ISPP in Chicago. Dr. Jaegerman has been conducting psychotherapy for more than 20 years. She has focused on a broad spectrum of emotional issues, such as depression, anxiety, trauma, and interpersonal matters. Dr. Jaegerman helps clients cope with major life cycle transitions such as marriage, pregnancy, parenting, divorce, career changes, midlife, and empty nest. She has extensive experience treating clients who are dealing with adaptation to new living conditions as a result of relocation, immigration, acculturation, losses, separation, illnesses, and aging. Dr. Jaegerman conducts therapy in English or in Spanish and uses an integrative approach in working with individuals, families, and couples.



EDUCATION

CLINICAL EXPERIENCE
  • 2009-Present: Psychologist/Owner, Lighthouse-Psychologists- Hollywood, FL. 
  • 2007-2009: Psychologist, Tokyo English Life Line Community Counseling Services - Japan.
  • 2005-2007: Psychologist/Clinical Associate, Child & Family Psychologists - Plantation, FL. 
  • 2005-2007: Group Therapist, “Support and Encouragement Group for seniors” - Sunrise, FL
  • 2003-2005: Post-Doctoral Resident/Clinical Associate. Child & Family Psychologists - Plantation, FL. 
  • 2001: Group Therapist, Breast Cancer Coping After Treatment Program. University of Miami, FL
  • 1999 -2000: Pre-Doctoral Intern. University of Miami Counseling Center, FL. 
  • 2000: Summer Extern.Jackson Memorial Hospital: Center for Family Studies - Miami, FL.
  • 1997 -1998: Therapy Extern. Ravenswood Community Mental Health Center -  Chicago, IL.
  • 1996 -1997: Diagnostic Extern. Community Counseling Centers of Chicago, IL.
  • 1993-1994: Psychotherapy Rotations in Venezuela. Center for Clinical Psychology Services, Military Hospital: Dr. Carlos Arvelo,  El Penon Hospital, Educational Unit Paulo VI, Educational Unit MLGC.

OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE  

  •    Teaching:
  • Workshops and Presentations:
    • "Dealing with Stress in a Changing World"
    • "Taking Care of Mothers"
    • "Mobile Families: The Psychological Challenges of the Expatriate Wife"
    • "Meaningful Mobile Marriages"
    • "Happy Moms Happy Kids"
    • Anti-Bullying Program  
    • Multicultural Parenting: Making Parenting Programs Accessible to Hispanic Parents"
    • Parent Development Group
    • The Adventure of Learning in the Family.
    • Leadership workshops for camp counselors.
    • "Games to Promote Cognitive Development"

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • American Psychological Association, Member since 1989
  • David Posnack Hebre Day School Board of Directors, Member , 2010 -present.
  • US Tokyo English Life Line, Secretary, 2010 -present
  • Antidifamation League (ADL)  Florida Board of Directors, Member, 2011 -present.

 PUBLICATIONS

  • Jaegerman, P. (2001) Los valores familiares y la crianza de los niños (Family values and parenting). In Editorial Torino, La Aventura de Aprender en Familia (The Adventure of Learning in the Family), (pp. 119-121), Caracas, Venezuela. Jaegerman, P. (1998)
  • One minute break. In Human Potential Press, Interventions to Help Conflictual Couples and Families, (pp. 83-84), Evanston, IL. Jaegerman, P. (1998)
  • Renewing the commitment. In Human Potential Press, Interventions to Help Conflictual Couples and Families, (pp. 45-46), Evanston, IL. Risquez, F, Avram-Ghelman, D., and Jaegerman, P. (1995).
  • REMENEN. La representación mental de los números enteros naturales. (The mental representation of whole numbers). Investigación Clínica, 36(1), 3-11.

Dr. Patricia Jaegerman
Licensed Psychologist

2450 Hollywood Boulevard, Suite 200A
Hollywood, FL 33020
Tel: 954-667-7176
E-mail:
info@lighthouse-psychologists.com


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