Jennifer A. Vencill, Ph.D., L.P.

  1. Psychologist

Jennifer A. Vencill, Ph.D., is a licensed psychologist and AASECT-certified sex therapist who practices primarily in Mayo's Menopause and Women's Sexual Health Clinic and Transgender and Intersex Specialty Care Clinic.

  • Sexual Functioning
  • Sexual/Genital Pain
  • Sexual Desire/Arousal Concerns
  • Anorgasmia
  • Sexuality and Aging
  • Sexual & Gender Identity
  • Partner/Relational Concerns
  1. 2016
    Postdoctoral Fellowship - Program in Human Sexuality/Center for Sexual HealthUniversity of Minnesota Medical School, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health
  2. 2014
    Ph.D. - Counseling PsychologyTexas Tech University Department of Psychological Sciences
  3. 2011
    MA - PsychologyTexas Tech University Department of Psychological Sciences
  4. 2007
    BA - Psychology, Summa Cum Laude, Honors ProgramChristopher Newport University

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    Recipient of the Rising Scholar AwardSociety of the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS)
  2. 2017
    Health Disparities Research Institute ScholarNational Institutes of Health; National Institute on Minority Health & Health Disparities
  3. 2014
    Recipient of Graduate Research Award (Counseling Psychology Division)Texas Tech University Psychology Department

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - present
    MemberAmerican Psychological Association Task Force for Revising the Professional Practice Guidelines for Working with Sexual Minority Clients
  2. 2018 - present
    Standards of Care, Version 8, Sexual Health Chapter Workgroup MemberWorld Professional Association of Transgender Health
  3. 2016 - present
    Chair, Sandra Leiblum Student Research Award CommitteeThe Society for Sex Therapy & Research (SSTAR)
  4. 2006 - present
    MemberThe Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality (SSSS)
  5. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists
  6. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Psychological Association Division 17 (Society of Counseling Psychology)
  7. 2006 - present
    MemberAPA Division 35 (Psychology of Women)
  8. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Psychological Association Division 38 (Health Psychology)
  9. 2006 - present
    MemberAmerican Psychological Association Division 44 (Society for the Psychological Study of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Issues)
  10. 2006 - present
    MemberWorld Professional Association for Transgender Health (WPATH)