Ali Whitman, LCSW - Family Therapist
Ali Whitman, LCSW earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Michigan State University with a major in Criminal Justice. She went on to earn her MSW from NYU and became licensed in 2007. Ali’s career has been focused on working with adolescents who suffer from mental illness and substance abuse, specifically in residential treatment. She has worked in residential settings for almost 20 yrs. Prior to Avalon, Ali worked as a Program Director for an adolescent dual diagnosis residential treatment center for 4 years as well. Currently, Ali is the Director of Family Services at Avalon, and provides family therapy to all the clients and their loved ones. Ali works closely with outside resources to assist the client and their family in transitioning out of residential care. Ali also oversees the Family Program that occurs every 5 weeks.