As an Alsana admissions counselor, Summer provides support to those seeking eating disorder treatment. She helps clients navigate through the admissions process and continues to be part of the support system throughout the treatment process. She feels honored to have the opportunity to help clients in what is often the most challenging time of their lives. Her caring and intuitive nature make the role of admissions counselor a perfect fit for her!
Summer has a bachelor’s degree in biopsychology and a double minor in applied psychology and education studies. Prior to Alsana, Summer worked at a mental health rehabilitation center for adults with substance abuse and co-occurring disorders. She also volunteered at an inpatient psychiatric unit and assisted Dr. Brenda Major on a project geared toward understanding the effects of weight-stigma on diet behaviors.
Summer lives according to her personal values of integrity and honesty in all that she does. When she’s away from work, she joins her friends on a foodie adventure around Los Angeles. She enjoys going to science museums, thriller movies, watching Grey’s Anatomy, and taking care of her plants.