Alex is a registered clinical social work intern therapist at TBC for CBT who started as an intern in January 2019. She received her Master’s in Social Work and undergraduate degree in Psychology and Criminology at The University of South Florida. Alex has experience as a Sexual Assault Victim Advocate at the Crisis Center of Tampa Bay where she provided crisis intervention, information and referrals, emotional support and responded to forensic medical exams 24/7 for survivors of sexual violence. She has additionally worked as an on-call advocate at USF in the Center for Victim Advocacy where she assisted with calls on the emergency line providing safety planning for people who have experienced any type of crime. In her free time, she volunteers in the community as a Guardian ad Litem Volunteer where she advocates for the wants, rights, and needs of children who have experienced abuse, neglect or abandonment.
Some of Alex’s interests include eating food from different countries all over the world and helping animals. She is passionate about helping others, DBT, and continuing her work with people who have experienced trauma by becoming a Licensed Clinical Social Worker.