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Alejandra Ramirez-Arreola, ACSW


Community Health Associate Clinical Social Worker, ACSW

Education & Training:

Bachelor of Arts in Collaborative Health and Human Services, CSU Monterey Bay
Masters in Social Work, CSU Monterey Bay

Professional Interests / Specialties:

I have experience working with issues related to anxiety, depression, trauma, PTSD, substance misuse, and behavioral and emotional challenges. I have experience working with children and adults.  I enjoy working with individuals of all ages. My interest is to work with children and adolescents to help them develop resilience in order to buffer developmental disruptions and prevent long-term effects of trauma. Some therapeutic modalities that I use include:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Seeking Safety
  • Aggression Replacement Therapy (ARP)
  • Dialectic Behavioral Therapy (DBT) components

Spoken Languages:

English, Spanish

Boards and Affiliations:

I am registered as an Associate Clinical Social Worker with the Board of Behavioral Sciences.

Philosophy of Care:

I use a client-centered and strength-based approach to provide trauma-informed care and foster self-discovery, self-acceptance, healing and positive growth. My approach is rooted in relationship-building, empathy, and acceptance.

What I love about working at SNAHC:

I enjoy working with children and families of diverse backgrounds and working and collaborating on a multi-disciplinary team of professionals.  I love that I am part of an organization that is dedicated and passionate about creating a strong, resilient, and empowered community through culture, traditions, and education.


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