About Alissa

Alissa Dannah-Boeske LLMSW

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Alissa is a Limited License Social Worker with experience working in residential programs and crisis homes. She earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s degree from Indiana Wesleyan University.

 

Alissa has a passion for working and strengthening community through equity and inclusion. Her experience includes working with youth, and she has a lifelong dedication to Girl Scouts serving youth and teens in building confidence, character, and overcoming adversity.

Alissa pulls from her personal experience and time working in a crisis program to help others establish healing and recovery from trauma, anxiety, depression, and addiction. She has experience working with diagnosed mood disorders, suicidal ideation, self-harm and psychosis.

 

Alissa is committed to helping others face challenges, access resources, and educate on tools and skills for recovery and coping. She is currently pursuing her LMSW through the state of Michigan. 

You can email Alissa directly: alissa@wocounseling-recovery.com

Credentials

LLMSW Clinical Social Work

CADC

Clinical Skills

Solution Focused Therapy 

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) Skills 

Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Skills

Group Therapy 

 
Professional Experience

Crisis Case Manager II

Pivot Crisis - Hope Network

Grand Rapids MI
December 2022 - present

 

MSW Internship

Pivot Crisis - Hope Network
Grand Rapids, MI
June 2020 - December 2020

Part-time Team Lead

Vera Bradley
Byron Center, MI
July 2015 - present

Education

Limited License Masters of Social Work

State of MI

July 2021

Indiana Wesleyan University

Master's in Social Work

Bachelor's in Social Work

Marion, IN

December 2020 and April 2019 

Grand Rapids Community College

Associates Degree - General Studies

Certificate - Alcohol and Drug Counseling

Grand Rapids, MI

June 2016

Calvin College

Social Work

Grand Rapids, MI

2014-2015

Kelloggsville High School

Wyoming, MI
May 2014