Rachel Astorino

Rachel is a counseling intern at Grow Well Cleveland. She is currently working towards her Master of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at Cleveland State University. She earned her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a Minor in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies from The Ohio State University.
 
Rachel employs an eclectic approach to treatment. It is the client’s unique needs that drive treatment forward, and depending on what those needs are, Rachel will draw from cognitive-behavioral, humanistic, narrative/constructivist, existential, and person-centered modalities, among others.
 
Rachel is especially interested in practicing from a multicultural, feminist perspective taking into consideration each individual’s culture and values, especially for those who identify as members of marginalized communities. Rachel believes that counseling is a collaboration. She believes that empowerment and recognition of client strengths is part of the path towards wellness.

Rachel's preferred pronouns are she/her.