Serving: 6-12, 13-15, 16+, 18+
Mr. Cortino is a Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker in the State of New Hampshire. He received his Bachelor's in Social Work from the Kent School of Social Work, University of Louisville, in Louisville, Kentucky. In 2014, Mr. Cortino graduated from the Advanced Standing Master of Social Work Program at the Kent School with his Master's in Social Work. During the completion of his education, Mr. Cortino completed internships at the Light House Youth Recovery Center and at Jewish Family and Career Services as a Child & Family therapist.
After completion of his graduate degree, Mr. Cortino worked as a Home Based Therapist for Ireland Home Based Service in Sellersburg, Indiana where he provided in- home child and family therapy, tailoring treatment interventions based on child and family need. Additionally, he provided resource referral and parenting support. In this role, Mr. Cortino oversaw the Fatherhood Engagement Group for incarcerated father's whose children had been removed from parental custody. He worked towards the goal of family reunification. Prior to joining The Counseling Center, Mr. Cortino was employed at Riverbend Community Mental Health Center in Franklin, New Hampshire. He carried a caseload of children, adolescents and families in this setting providing individual and family therapy.
Mr. Cortino specializes in working with children, adolescents, and those in young adulthood. He also works with adults around parenting issues and family therapy. Mr. Cortino has been trained in Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. He is experienced in treating Anxiety and Mood Disorders, various levels of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, as well as clients struggling with co-morbid substance abuse and family systems concerns. Mr. Cortino works in Family therapy to repair relationships in the family system. Mr. Cortino utilizes a strengths-based, person centered approach in all of his treatment modalities.