We are a private pay only child therapy practice. While we do not accept insurance, we offer competitive rates and accept many types of payment.

Jessica Gaines

Creative Arts Therapist - LP

Jessica Gaines counselor at Courageous Kids Counseling.

Jessica Gaines

Creative Arts Therapist - LP

Specializing In




Family Relationships

LGBTQ+ Youth

Child Identity

About Jessica Gaines

Jessica earned her Masters degree in Art Therapy from the School of Visual Arts. She has spent time volunteering in the pediatric hospital setting and worked as a crisis counselor for LGBTQ+ youth. She has worked with a variety of populations such as youth in residential academic settings, elementary schools, youth involved with the justice system, and adults with severe mental illness. Before becoming a therapist, Jessica worked as a fashion designer for upward of 15 years.

Jessica is passionate about helping others, especially children and adolescents going through major life transitions or navigating through depression and/or anxiety. She is a warm and compassionate therapist that uses a combination of talk therapy and the creative process to help clients explore, express, and develop themselves. The goal of her work is to accompany her clients on their journey, creating a safe space to express and process emotions.

Training & Certifications

Jessica has training & certifications in the following areas: Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy, and Art Therapy.


Jessica is available for virtual therapy appointments Monday through Friday in the afternoons and evenings.


45-Minute Individual Therapy Session


45-Minute Individual Therapy Session


55-Minute Individual Therapy Session


Schedule an Appointment Today

Courageous Kids Counseling is an out of network (OON) group practice. As such, fees are due at the time of service. We do not accept insurance. We accept a variety of payment methods, including cash, check, debit card, and credit card, health savings accounts, and flexible health care spending accounts.

Cancellation Policy

We understand that our clients sometimes need to cancel their appointments. Please let us know if you are unable to keep your appointment. There is a full session charge for sessions canceled within 24 hours (except for emergency situations). If you have any questions about our policy, we would be happy to provide more information.