Alecia Borchardt, MSW, LGSW, Clinical Trainee, is working towards a Master’s degree in Clinical Social Work at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota and is expected to graduate in December of 2021. She is interested in working with adults, adolescents, children, couples, and families in individual and as a group. Additionally, she works in School-Linked Mental Health (SLMH), and Children’s Therapeutic Services and Supports (CTSS). She uses empowerment theory and a strengths-based approach to best support each client and promote their independence.

Specialty: trauma, anxiety, depression, grief and loss, relationship issues, parenting issues, and behavioral difficulties

Education: B.S. Child Development and Family Studies from Minnesota State University-Mankato,
Master’s student in clinical social work at Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota.