Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker
Provider type: Psychotherapist
Patient Age: Adult, Child & Adolescent
Services Provided: Consultation, Clinical Evaluation, and Psychotherapy
Allison Pina, LICSW, is the Clinical Director for Lifestance Health Massachusetts. Allison has experience providing individual therapy with children, adolescents, and young adults, as well as diverse populations and LGBT+ youth. Common problems that Allison helps clients with are ADHD, anxiety, autism spectrum, chronic and complex medical conditions, depression, developmental disorders, family issues, mood disorders, phobias, post-partum disorders, and trauma-related disorders.
Ms. Pina uses a variety of tailored interventions, such as CBT, Parent child interaction, Mindfulness, Play Therapy, and Solution Focused Therapy to help her patients with their issues.
She has a Master's degree in Social work from the University of Maryland. She became an independently licensed social worker in 2000. She worked in a hospital setting for 19 years, seeing children and adolescents in the pediatric psychiatry acute in-patient unit, the Harriet Lane clinic and the pediatric specialties clinic. Allison also served as the Program Director for 3 years, then AVP for 2 years for children's behavioral health providing crisis intervention services and in home therapy.