Alyssa is Director and a Licensed Trauma Psychotherapist at Ocean Psychotherapy Services. Alyssa attended Rider University, graduating with a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology with a specialization in Criminal Justice. Alyssa then went on to Kean University, obtaining her Master's Degree in Clinical Social Work.
Throughout her career, Alyssa has worked closely with individuals struggling with substance use and severe mental disorders. Alyssa has worked alongside faculty and families to help secure the best education and quality of life for students with developmental disorders. Currently, Alyssa focuses on alleviating the unresolved imprints left by traumatic experiences. Alyssa works carefully to blend trauma-informed, evidence-based practices, into her clients' lives to help them address and transform the psychological, social, occupational, and relational impacts of their trauma.
Alyssa has supported First Responders, children, families, and couples in their healing journeys. Alyssa has specialized training in EMDR, TF-CBT (Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy), and CPT (Cognitive Processing Therapy).
Survived to Revived is a personal blog and does not reflect the opinion of Ocean Psychotherapy Services LLC, nor does the information supplement therapy with a licensed mental health professional. Besides that, enjoy what I have put together to help support your personal journey!