Briana is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and has been practicing therapy for over ten years She has extensive experience working with adults who experience both mental health and/or substance use issues. She is currently a Program Director for an outpatient facility treating adults and adolescents with co-occurring needs.
Her educational background includes a Bachelors of Science in Sociology from SUNY Oneonta in New York and a Masters in Social Work from Adelphi University in New York. She is trained in, but not limited to: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Informed Care, Harm-Reduction Approach, Anger Management, Conflict-Resolution Therapy, Solution-Focused Brief Therapy, Person-Centered Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Mental Health First Aid, & Mindfulness-Based Interventions.
Briana engages every person she works with in their own individualized approach. She utilizes evidence-based approaches to assess her clients, and collaborate with them to work together to meet their goals.