Alexis Verrill, MSW, LMSW ~ Counselor
Alexis obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Neuroscience from Quinnipiac University in 2019 and received a Master’s degree in Social Work from Quinnipiac University. During her graduate program, Alexis completed two year-long internships while also working as a milieu counselor. In her first internship, Alexis functioned as a school social work intern providing individual and group therapy to kids between the ages of 7 and 11 in the Guilford Public School System. In her second internship, Alexis functioned as an MSW Intern providing mental health and substance abuse treatment to teens and adults (ages of 14-64) at the Root Center for Advanced Recovery in Middletown, CT. Within these positions, Alexis realized her passion for working with adolescents and teens and has since worked as a Milieu Counselor at the Wellspring Foundation in their Adolescent Residential program providing milieu therapy to adolescent females and teens (ages 13-18). Alexis is beyond excited to be working in an IOP setting again, providing intensive services to adolescents and their families at Pinnacle Behavioral Health.