Alison is a licensed professional counselor. She graduated with a master’s degree in counseling from George Fox University. With over 15 years serving pediatric populations, Alison has spent the last decade addressing both the behavioral and mental health needs of children and adolescents as an integrated member of the primary care team. She has been trained in ACE’s and resiliency, and holds a Certification in Therapy with Adoptive and Foster Families from Portland State University.
Alison is passionate about working alongside children and their families to provide brief solution focused interventions that promote wellness and improve the overall health for patients as they address emotional and behavioral health related issues. She particularly enjoys working with adolescents addressing anxiety and depression, as well as children of all ages working through trauma.
In her off time, Alison is at home with her husband, embracing the challenges of raising their two beautiful and spirited little girls, cheering on the Portland Trail Blazers and Oregon Ducks, baking, and spending time at the coast.