Allyson graduated from Portland State University with her MSW degree in 2015. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor. The bulk of her professional experience consists of working with adolescents and young adults, particularly those who are court-mandated to therapy. Additionally, Allyson has worked as a medical social worker in multiple emergency departments and across various healthcare settings. She currently holds an Adjunct Faculty position in the Master of Social Work program at George Fox University.
Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area, Allyson enjoys time with her cats, coffee, snowboarding, and Harry Potter.