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Shanell Alleva, MSW, LCSW | Women's Therapy in Albuquerque, New Mexico

DBT | Couples | Families | Adolescents | Anxiety | Depression | Addiction

Shanell has had extensive training in assisting clients with symptoms of depression, anxiety, relationships, as well as substance abuse. She employs Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), and Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) to assist clients in reaching their goals.

 
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Shanell Alleva, MSW, LCSW

Shanell Alleva is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW). She graduated with her Bachelors Degree in Social Work in 2011, and Masters of Social Work in 2014 from New Mexico Highlands University.

She has been practicing for ten years and loves working alongside clients to reach their goals and/or assist in their healing process. Shanell's had extensive training in assisting clients with symptoms of depression, anxiety, relationships, as well as substance abuse. 

Shanell is certified in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) with an emphasis on addiction, and also uses the following modalities when working with clients: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), Mindfulness, Strength Based Approaches, and is currently participating in Organic Intelligence Trainings. She has clinical experience in working with the individuals and groups in the following areas:

Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar Disorder, LGBTQIA, Anger and Stress Management, Family and Relationship Issues, Couples counseling, Self-image and Self-Esteem Issues, Self Harm Behavior, Suicide Assessment, Trauma, Grief, Behavior and Discipline Challenges, and Group Therapy.

Women | Couples | Families | Adolescents | Anxiety | Depression

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