All Kinds of News for November 09, 2016
Carrie Weatherhead, LCSW, has dedicated her entire professional career to providing opportunities for at-risk adolescents and young adults. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from Clark University in Worcester, MA and went on to complete a Master’s in Social Work from Boston University. Carrie has more than 20 years experience working with young people and their families in public schools and in community settings. Her work focused on youth empowerment theory, self-efficacy training, and project-based learning. She also has extensive experience in community organizing, and nonprofit management, program development and implementation.
Now Carrie will be taking on the role of Marketing and Admissions Director for Pure Life by Aspiro. She is passionate about the adventure therapy model and looks forward to sharing Pure Life’s unique approach to young adult therapy with those in need.
“Carrie is a great addition to our team. She will be able to provide an extra layer of support to our families and referring professionals because she is a licensed therapist," says Andrew Taylor, Pure Life Executive Director. A devoted Bostonian, Carrie enjoys spending her time outside hiking and biking throughout New England with her husband and two sons. She has learned first-hand about the transformative nature of an active lifestyle. Carrie fervently believes that young people learn best when they are challenged and stretched outside their comfort zone.