LMSW, ACSW, CADC
Andrea Orsini has a Master of Social Work degree from New York University and is a member of the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). Additionally, she is a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. Andrea also has training in and has provided clinical supervision to social work students and limited license social workers in the process of obtaining their full licensure. Andrea has worked in various outpatient settings with individuals and couples striving to overcome severe psychiatric illness, psychoemotional difficulties, addiction, and other concerns.
Andrea has a history of treating a wide array of presenting concerns including depression, anxiety, addiction, self-harm, anger, trauma, and stage of life transitions. She particularly enjoys working with individuals suffering with bipolar and personality concerns. Andrea’s approach is primarily rooted in cognitive behavioral therapy, dialectical behavioral therapy, motivational interviewing, and mindfulness practices although she has training in a number of approaches and evidence-based practices. She works to personalize her approach to therapy to fit the needs of person and to build on their individual strengths.
Andrea strives to create an open and trusting relationship with the people with whom she works, and to be a facilitator of beneficial and lasting change.