Heather Jefferies – Bio

Heather Jefferies, MA, ATR

Adjunct Professor, Art Therapy Counseling


MA, Marylhurst University


Heather Jefferis is an alumni of Marylhurst University. She has a 20 year history of serving Oregon children, adults and families. In her career she has provided direct clinical therapy services working specifically with individuals who experienced abuse, trauma and or addictions in all stages of life.

Currently she is the Executive Director of Kinship House with a mission and services that are tailored specifically to support foster, adoptive and reunifying children to prepare for lasting permanency. She has worked in both in government agencies and local non-profits bringing unique experience and understanding of the complex systems that deem to serve our most vulnerable populations.