Licensed Social Worker
Elena is a Licensed Social Worker in the State of Ohio. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Human Development and Family Studies from Kent State University and a Master of Science in Social Administration with a concentration in Children, Youth and Families from Case Western Reserve University.
Elena has several years of experience working with children, adolescents, adults and families in various settings. Elena is passionate about serving those from marginalized populations, by helping them make connections to resources and opportunities. Elena specializes in helping individuals and families cope with anxiety, depression, life transitions, stress, trauma and a variety of other concerns. Elena tailors her approach to the individual personal needs and goals by utilizing a variety of evidence based practices. Elena is committed to working alongside clients to help them grow, heal and progress towards a more meaningful life in a safe, effective, supportive and nonjudgmental therapeutic environment at RISE Counseling Group under the Supervision of De’Asia L. Thompson, LISW-S.
In her spare time, Elena enjoys cooking, working out and spending time with her family, friends and dog, Teddy.
Elena sees clients part-time online Wednesday evenings and Saturday mornings. To be added to Elena’s waitlist click the button below.