About

Justin Allen, MSW, LICSW 

Pronouns: He/Him/His.  

Justin received his Master’s in Social Work degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. At MHS, he facilitates intensive DBT programming for adults and adolescents, and has facilitated an intensive dual diagnosis MI/CD DBT group. He also provides individual therapy for adolescents and adults and completes intake assessments. Justin’s clinical experience includes work in a variety of different settings (inpatient, residential, outpatient, in-home) with clients struggling with a variety of different diagnoses including mood disorders, anxiety disorders, and personality disorders. Justin approaches therapy from a systems theory, strengths-based, and person-centered perspective. His therapeutic approach primarily draws from Dialectical Behavioral Therapy and incorporates other modalities such as Acceptance & Commitment Therapy, Interpersonal Psychotherapy, and Motivational Interviewing. Justin’s favorite thing about working at MHS is seeing his clients recognize their own progress and effective changes they’ve made for themselves.

Referrals and Intakes

952-835-2002