Alisa Gardner, LCSW


NPI: 1518319946

Ms. Gardner is a dedicated professional specializing in psychotherapy for adults and the geriatric population. As a licensed clinical social worker with a master's degree in social work, she brings a wealth of expertise and a compassionate approach to her practice.


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Ms. Gardner's care philosophy is centered around the belief that each individual's journey to mental well-being is unique. She is committed to establishing a therapeutic connection built on trust, empathy, and understanding. Recognizing the diverse needs of her patients, she tailors her psychotherapeutic interventions to address specific challenges and foster personal growth. With a foundation in social work, Ms. Gardner is deeply attuned to the broader social and environmental factors that influence mental health. Ms. Gardner is committed to creating a supportive and non-judgmental space for individuals to explore and address their concerns. Her goal is to not only alleviate symptoms but also to enhance the overall mental health and quality of life of those she serves.In summary, Ms. Gardner's care philosophy revolves around providing compassionate, individualized, and evidence-based psychotherapy. Through collaboration, continuous learning, and a patient-centered approach, she strives to empower adults and the geriatric population to lead fulfilling and meaningful lives.


Telecare La Casa Mental Health Rehabilitation Center

Unit Social Worker
1992 - 2001

St. Joseph Hospital - Behavioral Health Services

Unit Social Worker
2001 - 2016

South Coast Behavioral Health

Clinical Supervisor/Lead Therapist

HOPE Center - Anaheim Global Medical Center

Program Therapist/Case Manager
2016 - 2019

Savant Care Inc.

Mental Health Therapist
2019 - 2022

Integrative Behavioral Health & Medicine, Inc

Mental Health Therapist
2022 - Present


California Board of Behavioral Sciences

LCSW 18615



Bachelor of Science

California State University, Long Beach


Master's Degree - Social Work

California State University, Long Beach

2016 - 2020

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