Torres | Uplift Family Services

Jacquelyn H. Torres, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) is the Executive Director of New Business at Uplift Family Services. Graduating with a Master of Science in Clinical Psychology from San Jose State University, she has an extensive background working in the behavioral health and child welfare systems. Jacquelyn has been with Uplift Family Services since 2008, providing a wide scope of leadership including direct oversight for clinical operations, ranging from prevention work to high-risk stabilization and crisis services. She has provided direct clinical care in crisis and Wraparound programming, including working on critical issues impacting unhoused families and children who have experienced significant abuse and neglect. Jacquelyn’s background includes expertise in school-based mental health, including MTSS implementation, as well as Behavioral Health Integration (BHI) in the primary care setting. For the past 10 years, she has supported the design, implementation, and service delivery scope of multiple service lines, with a focus on impacting community wellness and strengthening relationships between systems of care. Jacquelyn is experienced in the complex impact of trauma on youth and families and has a passion for working with the healthcare and education systems.