Carissa Alt, MA, LPC

Areas of Interest

Assessment and treatment of children, adolescents, and adults up to age 35, including family and couples therapy. Special interest in school related issues, attention deficit disorder, autism spectrum disorder, bullying, social skills, depression, anxiety, and eating disorders. Work collaboratively with the client and family to work towards achieving their goals in a safe and supportive environment. Provide cognitive-behavioral therapy with a strength-based approach.

Education

Masters Degree in Mental Health Counseling, Boston College
Bachelors Degree in Psychology, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Experience

Over 6 years of experience as an in-home therapist for children with autism spectrum disorder. 3 years of experience providing group social skills counseling for children with a variety of diagnoses. Additional experience includes counseling youth in a runaway program and providing counseling and case management supports for homeless adults in a community based non-profit organization.

*Note: Ms. Alt treats patients 35 & under.


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