Becky Ahonen, LMSW

Therapist
Contact rahonen@brainspotential.com 616.365.8920

Bio

Becky has been practicing in the field of social work for 20 years. Her previous professional experiences include legal advocacy for women in domestic violence situations, working with youth that have committed status offenses as well as providing home based therapy to families referred for abuse and/or neglect. For the past 15 years, Becky has been employed as a school social worker in an elementary public school servicing preschool through fifth grade. Becky has extensive knowledge in special education law as well as creating and implementing IEPs and 504 Plans. Becky has a passion for working with families and children with a continued desire to empower and lead those that need guidance and support.

Education

BSW - Ferris State University - 1996 MSW - Western Michigan University - 2002

Areas of Interest

Autism Spectrum Disorders
Behavioral/Self-Regulation Management
Conflict Resolution
Group and individual therapy
Special education advocacy and support