Alexandra Helfer

Alexandra Helfer, LPC, LMHC, LADC, CASAC 2

Managing Director

Alexandra is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Licensed Mental Health Counselor, a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor, and an Advanced Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor. She holds a Master of Science in Counselor Education, with a focus in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Alexandra has worked in the substance abuse field for 13 years in both a clinical and administrative capacity. As Managing Director, she is charged with creating a true integrative health model of treatment for Mountainside. With a strong understanding of client needs, she develops and oversees execution of new and effective treatment modalities into programming for every level of care. She is a firm believer in the person-centered approach to behavioral health treatment and ensures opportunities for client empowerment are woven into all clients’ experience. Throughout Mountainside’s continuum of care, Alex is responsible for program expansion, accreditation, corporate compliance, and quality assurance. In her leisure time, Alex can be found reading, at the beach, and spending time with her nephews.