CERTIFICATIONS: M.S., NCC
Alison is an experienced and passionate Career Development professional with extensive experience working with individuals and groups in organizations, colleges, and private practice. She brings a unique expertise and deep understanding of working with adults in transition, in particular those residing in addiction treatment facilities and recovery centers. Alison combines a strengths-based positive psychology approach with traditional career counseling practices and assessments. She assists clients with identifying and developing a positive perspective on their natural abilities and talents and guides them through various hurdles that come while transitioning back into the workforce. Alison’s extensive experience as an Executive Recruiter in the private sector, identifying and coaching candidates into “best fit” positions, has enhanced her work as a Career Counselor.
Additionally, Alison has facilitated other career related workshops, including a workshop specifically targeted for individuals with gambling addictions. She has trained both the clinical and management staff on using the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) and Strong Interest Inventory (SII) with clients. She has presented to staff about specific career development challenges that arise for adults with addiction and mental health issues and has demonstrated various career counseling interventions. Alison was also responsible for developing and coordinating the program which involved mentoring California State University, Northridge (CSUN) career graduate students.
Alison’s educational background includes a B.A. in Psychology and an M.S. in Counseling, both from California State University, Northridge. Alison is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and National Certified Counselor.
- Alison Goldberg
- (818) 314-3187
- Your Sober Future, 8831 Venice Blvd, Los Angeles, California, 90034, United States