Last updated: 10/4/2018

Jennifer Ferguson Elkins, EdD, LPCS, RPTS (843) 661-6030
Last Updated: 10/4/2018
Licensed Professional Counselor
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Degrees:
EdD
MS

Years of Experience: 15

Gender: Female

Languages Spoken or
Translation Services:

English

Licensing:
SC - LPC [4156]

Credentials and Certifications:
Play Therapist, Registered (RPT)
Play Therapist-Supervisor, Registered (RPT-S)
Professional Counselor, Licensed (LPC)
Trauma Treatment, Postgraduate Certificate

Office and Contact Information
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Palmetto Family Works, LLC
2147 Hoffmeyer Rd
Florence, SC 29501  
www.palmettofamilyworkspd.com
(843) 661-6030

Contact: Jennifer Elkins

Office Hours:
Mon: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Tue: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Wed: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Thu: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Fri: 9:00am - 5:30pm
Sat: N/A
Sun: N/A
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Palmetto Family Works, LLC
102 Renaissance Circle
Mauldin, SC 29662  
www.palmettofamilyworks.com
(864) 538-6906

Contact: Jennifer Elkins

Office Hours:
Mon: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Tue: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Wed: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Thu: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Fri: 9:00am - 7:00pm
Sat: N/A
Sun: N/A
Average wait time for new clients: Not specified

Response Time to Call:
Weekdays: 2 Days
Weekends: 3 Days

Accessibility:
Access by Public Transportation
Access by Wheelchair
Emergency Appointments
Evening Office Hours
Weekend Office Hours

Problems Served
Focusing on:

Also serving:
Adoption/Foster Care Anger Management Anxiety/Panic Disorders Asperger's Syndrome Attention Deficit (Hyperactivity) Disorder Behavioral Problems Bipolar Disorders Career/Employment Concerns Child Abuse and Neglect Depression Developmental Disability Family Issues Grief/Loss Interpersonal Relationships Life Transitions Obsessive/Compulsive Disorder Parenting Issues Sexual Abuse/Rape Stress Trauma/PTSD Women's Issues
Treatment Methods and Approaches
Theoretical approaches - focus areas:
Cognitive/Behavioral Play Therapy Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)
Other theoretical approaches:
Animal Assisted Therapy (AAT) Behavioral Biofeedback Crisis Intervention Parent Guidance Sandplay Therapy Short-Term (Brief Treatment) Vocational Counseling/Rehabilitation
Methods - focus areas:
Individual Supervision/Consultation
Other methods:
Couple/Marital Educational or Psycho-Educational Family Systems Group
Populations Served (focus areas are bold)
Age groups:
Children (6-12)
Adolescents (13-17) Adults (26-59) Preschool (Under 6) Young Adults (18-25)
Specific populations:
Children of Divorce
Adopted College Students Diabetes Disabled Military/Veterans Step Families Suicidal
Religious and Multi-cultural Experience (focus areas are bold)
Religious experience:
Christian

Multi-cultural experience:
African-American Asian Hispanic Irish
Professional Associations
Association for Play Therapy (APT)
Fees and Payment Options
Individual: $125
Couples: N/A
Group: $45
Family: $125

Sliding Scale: Yes

Accept Credit Card: Yes

Medicaid (or equivalent state insurance): Yes
Private Insurance or Out of Network: Yes

Free Services:
Information & Referral
Initial Consultation
One Hour per week for Military and Families

Insurance:
AETNA (Open Choice) CIGNA HealthCare (PPO)
APS Healthcare Companion HealthCare (blueAdvantage Open-Access POS)
Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Program (FEP) Companion HealthCare Corporation
BlueCross BlueShield (Preferred Blue) Managed Health Network
Carolina Care Plan Select Health
CIGNA HealthCare TRICARE

Groups