Cory Griffin, MSW, LCSW, CASAC
Cory Griffin loves working in this field because she has a passion for helping people reach their full potential and live meaningful lives. As a person in recovery, she is dedicated to giving back to the community that helped him overcome countless obstacles. She is committed to helping patients reach a place where they can be happy and have a hopeful future. In fact, her own personal journey to recovery led her to pursue a career as a therapist. Cory is inspired by her former supervisor for their dedication to maintaining a work-life balance because it is so crucial for one’s mental well-being.
Cory has attended dialectical behavioral therapy and cognitive behavioral therapy training programs, as well as mindfulness and meditation training from Harvard University. In her opinion, she excels at treating anxiety, depression, and substance use disorders. Prior to joining Newport Academy, she worked as an Outpatient Therapist at Inter Community and as an In-Take Coordinator at Realization Center.
Newport Academy…in her own words.
“The work culture at Newport Academy closely resembles a family – everyone is willing to help out and support each other. I love it.” – Cory Griffin
- Bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University
- Master’s degree from New York University
- Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Training Programs