Alyson Phelan, MA
Alyson completed her B.A. and M.A. in Clinical Psychology at Cleveland State University. During her time at CSU, she worked in research concentrating on nonverbal and verbal memory and learning. Alyson is certified in Dialectial Behavioral Therapy (DBT). She won an award from the National Academy of Neuropsychology for her work validating a new visual-spatial memory assessment. She has worked with inpatient and outpatient levels of care for both adolescents and adults. She has experience with patients with severe mental health diagnoses including bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and addiction.
Alyson utilizes cognitive behavioral therapy and dialectical behavioral therapy in her approach to treatment. She works with adults and families. Alyson has previously run a DBT Intensive Outpatient Program for individuals who struggle with mood disorders and other psychiatric diagnosis.