Edward Alderson

Mental Health Counseling Intern

Edward is currently enrolled at Northeastern Illinois University and is working towards his master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. He has a bachelor’s degree in sociology and prior to his master’s program, he worked in the veterinary field. Edward is excited to be interning at Lakeview Pantry and gaining the knowledge of working with a diverse set of clients.

Edward works collaboratively with clients to reach their therapeutic goals, knowing that the client is the expert on their own life. Edward also utilizes a solution focused perspective helping clients identify their inner strengths and build up their self agency.

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