Mary Alice Valles,
Licensed Clinical Social Worker
Mary Alice specializes in working with children, their families, and adults. She currently
splits her time between the Therapeutic and Wellness Solution Center and Rady Children’s
Hospital where she conducts emergency room mental health evaluations. Mary Alice
has worked in a variety of therapeutic settings to assist the wellbeing of children, including
but not limited to, residential services, WRAP services, Child Welfare Services, Escondido
Union School District, and community-based programs over the past 8 years. Mary Alice also
works a great deal with adults to reduce levels of depression, anxiety, and self harm while creating long term goals for individual success.
Mary Alice is local to San Diego and completed her Bachelors at San Diego State University and her Masters at California State University, San Marcos. Mary Alice is EMDR trained through the EMDRHAP and is working toward her EMDR certification.
Mary Alice uses a bend of play-based therapy, trauma informed practices, and solution focused therapy to assist each child, adult, and family that she works with to reach their overall goals. She believes in truly getting to know each of her clients on an individual level to foster feelings of trust and safety in session.
Mary Alice offers session both online and in office in both English and Spanish. Mary Alice is currently accepting new clients. If you are interested in working with Mary Alice please give us a call at (760) 566-5516.
CA BBS LCSW Number 222845