To be the leading mental health provider in North Central Florida, by improving the lives of the people we serve.
To be a company where people want to work, clinicians want to practice and, most importantly, where clients want to go when they need mental health services.
Meet Our Clinician
Jesenia Minniefield, MSW, LCSW
Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Jesenia Minniefield, is a person-centered clinician specializing in guiding women, children and adolescents, and older adults through the ups and downs of life’s transitions. Jesenia has served clients in the North Florida area for the last ten years. Her practice is built on trust, professionalism, and practical counsel.
In 2009, Jesenia earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Saint Leo University. Upon graduating, she realized that her passion and purpose in life was to serve others. Guided by faith, Jesenia pursued a career in social work attending Saint Leo University where she received a Master’s Degree in Social Work Advanced Clinical Practice. Jesenia is currently pursuing a doctorate degree, with a focus on marriage and family counseling, at Liberty University.
Throughout her graduate studies, Jesenia served as a social work intern for several community organizations throughout the North Florida area focusing on a variety of issues such as: life transitions, grief and bereavement, anxiety, boundaries, trauma, crisis intervention, self-esteem, and personal growth. Jesenia began her career as a Clinical Specialist at a local correctional institution. She furthered her career by becoming a Substance Abuse Counselor, and a Social Worker at a community Hospice organization. Jesenia has also worked extensively with disabled and older adults. In 2017, she became an independent Licensed Clinical Social Worker in Florida.
Jesenia opened Evolve in 2017. Her engaging personality, gentle nature, and calm demeanor creates a safe environment where trust is built through genuine honesty and authenticity. She is an encourager; not one to pass judgment, nor one to please. Her passion is her clients: walking alongside of them, serving them, and empowering them to make healthy decisions for themselves.
When not at Evolve, Jesenia enjoys reading, baking, and spending time with her husband, family and friends. Jesenia enjoys traveling and is looking forward to one day serving women, children and adolescents, and older adults in foreign countries. Whether through community outreach or through Evolve, Jesenia enjoys the opportunity to encourage others and she would be honored to work with you.