Oncology Support Counselor
In her role as an Oncology Support Counselor, Allison is responsible for facilitating weekly and monthly support groups, providing individual supportive counseling for participants, and working with Wellness House’s hospital partners to provide psychosocial support within medical settings. Allison joined Wellness House in early 2022, having worked in a medical social work role for several years. Allison has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Illinois and a Master of the Arts in Social Work from the University of Chicago. Allison is thrilled to become part of the Wellness House team, providing support, resources and information, and holistic services to our participants, as well as their families and loved ones. In her free time, Allison is an avid reader, enjoys spending meaningful time with family and friends, and attempting to learn how to cook.