Kayla (Penshorn) Aleson, MSW, APSW
Mental Health Therapist Post-graduate Trainee
Kayla (Penshorn) Aleson, MSW, APSW is a Catalpa mental health therapist post-graduate trainee working with clients from 4-18 years of age, especially those with anxiety, depression, mood disorders, adjustment disorders, and low self-esteem. She uses Cognitive Behavioral Therapy with strengths-based and mindfulness interventions.
Kayla earned her Master’s in Social Work degree with an emphasis in mental health from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. She is certified by the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services as an Advanced Practice Social Worker.
Outside of work, Kayla enjoys outdoor activities such as hiking and camping. She also enjoys playing card and board games, and spending time with family and friends.