B.A., Psychology, The College of New Jersey // L.S.W., Rutgers University
Ms. Sarah D'Alessio received her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the College of New Jersey where she developed a passion for mental health and social services. She went on to obtain her L.S.W. from Rutgers University with a focus on promoting child and adolescent well-being.
Sarah has experience working with children and adolescents from a variety of socioeconomic backgrounds. In her experience with the nonprofits Mercer Street Friends and Urban Promise Trenton, she developed social and emotional learning skills programs that centered on mindfulness and emotional regulation. Through the Bloomfield School District and the Full-Service Community Health Center in Paterson, Sarah provided individual counseling services to elementary and middle school students. She has counseled clients with a range of mental health concerns, focusing on adjustment disorder, anxiety, depression, and school refusal.
Sarah knows through first-hand experience the power of a relational, strengths-based approach when coupled with evidenced based clinical strategies in the treatment of anxiety. That’s why she takes great joy in forging strong partnerships with her clients and inspiring them to do the hard work so critical to their clinical success.