Alex Frascino, MS, LMFT-S
Alex Frascino is a compassionate and experienced therapist specializing in trauma therapy for individuals and families. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of Texas at Austin, which she earned in 2010. Her passion for understanding human behavior and promoting mental well-being led her to pursue further education, and she obtained her Master of Science degree in Counseling from Southern Methodist University in 2012.
With a solid educational foundation, Alex Frascino embarked on a career starting in crisis intervention and supervision of mental health professionals. She has worked in high-pressure environments, helping individuals navigate through challenging situations and providing critical support during times of crisis. Her expertise in crisis intervention has allowed her to effectively guide and mentor other mental health professionals in this specialized field.
Throughout her career, Alex Frascino has acquired extensive training in various evidence-based therapeutic modalities. She is well-versed in Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT), which focuses on identifying and changing negative thought patterns and behaviors. Additionally, she has received training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), a modality that emphasizes skills development for emotional regulation, distress tolerance, and interpersonal effectiveness. Alex Frascino also holds an advanced certification through IS-ART for Accelerated Resolution Therapy (ART), which is utilized for trauma therapy using bilateral stimulation. She firmly believes in the integration of trauma-based evidence in human science, utilizing research-backed approaches to address the complex needs of individuals and families in recovery. Her expertise in trauma-informed care allows her to create a safe and nurturing environment, where clients can heal from past experiences, build resilience, and foster personal growth. Alex Frascino is a highly skilled therapist who truly makes a positive difference in the lives of those she serves.