Alex is a Graduate Student in the Master of Social Work program at the University of South Florida. She received her undergraduate degree in Psychology and Criminology. She 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.
Alexandra has been interning at TBC for CBT since January 2019, under the supervision of Sarah Coker, LCSW. Some of her interests are 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.