"You have brains in your head. You have feet in you shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose."  Dr. Seuss

Alyssa Hansen, MSW, LSW is a child and adolescent therapist.  She completed her undergraduate degree in clinical/counseling psychology at The College of New Jersey and completed her Masters in Social Work at the University of Pennsylvania in 2013.  She has experience working with children and families including children with autism spectrum conditions and other developmental delays. 


Alyssa believes that no two children are the same, and therefore therapy must be tailored to the needs of the individual child and family.  Alyssa strives to support each child where they are emotionally and developmentally using play therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy techniques to build on a strong therapeutic relationship.

Alyssa currently sees clients for individual therapy and runs a social skills groups for adolescents on the autism spectrum. You can reach her at ahansen@alternativechoices.com or 215-592-1333, ext. 4.

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