Jennifer Cooper, PhD

Providing quality, compassionate care for you and your family

Jennifer Cooper, PhD

Personal Biography:

Dr. Cooper provides mental and behavioral health services to patients of Samaritan Coastal Clinic and Samaritan Lincoln City Medical Center.

She specializes in treating depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder. Dr. Cooper’s prior clinical experience includes providing mental health care for the United States Army, the Veteran’s Administration and the National Guard. She also served patients in private practice from 2007 to 2014.

Including mental health care in a primary care clinic is an example of the patient-centered medical home model of health care. This model of health care integrates physical and mental health care through a team-based, proactive, individualized approach for patients of all ages.

Medical Education and Training:

Bachelor's degree: Oregon State University
Master's degree: Connecticut College
Doctoral degree: Alliant International University



  • Psychology
    Psychology is the science of human and animal behavior and mental states and processes. A psychologist is a person trained and educated to perform psychological research, testing and therapy.