Alana Gissen, LCSW
Certified Sex Therapist
Inspired by her parents, who were the founders of two of South Florida’s oldest and more established residential treatment centers, Alana began to learn about the dynamics of people suffering from substance abuse and mental illness at an early age. This experience formed the pathway to her professional career. Alana has her master’s degree in Social Work from Barry University in Miami and obtained her certification in Sex Therapy from the Florida Postgraduate Sex Therapy Training Institute.
With Alana’s background in social work and addiction counseling, she is qualified to help individuals, couples, and families with issues that range from substance abuse to sex addiction and self-esteem. As a certified sex therapist, as well as a licensed clinical social worker and master addiction counselor with over two decades of experience, Alana Gissen is known as THE relationship specialist in South Florida.