Ariella Laskin is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and Connecticut Certified School Social Worker who holds a Master’s in Social Work from Southern Connecticut State University. She is thrilled to be joining the team at Connecticut Behavioral Health to continue her work with children and adolescents. Ariella’s experience has focused on children and adolescents within the school setting with diagnoses such as Autism, ADHD, Anxiety, Developmental Delays, and Emotional Disability, among others. In addition to her work in schools, Ariella has also worked with LGBTQ youth and their caregivers in both individual and group settings. Prior to her career in School Social Work, Ariella worked in the area of Educational Publishing for the K-12 market, writing, editing, managing content creation for English/Language Arts and Social Studies, developing curriculum, and creating online learning programs. Ariella enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling, playing tennis, and drinking as much good coffee as she can find.