Alyssa is a Registered Mental Health Counselor Intern with 4 years of experience providing trauma informed advocacy and counseling to survivors of intimate partner violence and sexual assault. Empowering clients to gain awareness of their own strength and resilience is one of Alyssa’s greatest passions. She believes that the body and mind tend toward healing and that each of us has the capacity to grow and experience positive change. Her aim is to facilitate healing and growth through instilling hope, promoting healthy risk taking, and encouraging self-awareness. Alyssa fosters a safe, trusting, and non-judgmental therapeutic environment where clients can experience true empathy and healing.