BiographyAyelen recently joined the Northeast Addictions Team. She earned her Bachelor in Social Work at Florida Atlantic University and attended their graduate program where she earned her Master in Social Work, with a concentration in Substance Abuse and Mental Health. She is currently an intern with the state and hopes to be a Licensed Clinical Social Worker by the end of 2018. Ayelen has six years of experience in working in the treatment field. She works closely with the interdisciplinary team to ensure every client experiences quality care and services. Ayelen assists patients with filing for FMLA, Short-Term Disability, legal issues, applying for state-funded assistance programs and job placement. She is passionate and hopes to continue to plant the seed of recovery.