LPATA, LCADC – Clinical Manager
Alex received a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art from the University of Louisville in 2016, and a Master of Education in Counseling and Personnel Services with a concentration in Art Therapy from the University of Louisville in 2018. He began working at the Morton Center as a student intern in August of 2017 and has been employed as a professional art therapist at The Morton Center for almost three years.
Alex’s interests lie in incorporating artmaking and experiential techniques in the therapeutic process. He believes that by utilizing an eclectic therapeutic approach wounds from the past can be acknowledged, tended to, and healed. Alex works with individuals to develop emotional connectedness, which allows for individuals to begin to process traumatic experiences and grief. For hobbies, Alex enjoys reading, running, video games, painting, traveling, and hiking.