Grace Irving

Grace Irving
Director of Admissions
Grace has over 19 years of clinical and counseling experience in the acute and residential mental health treatment settings in various roles including therapy, social work and mobile crisis. Grace earned her master’s degree in Clinical/Community Psychology from Norfolk State University and is a Certified Pre-screener in the state of Virginia.


Gina D’Alessandro

Gina Dalessandro
Director of Risk and Performance Improvement

Gina has more than 26 years of demonstrated nursing and leadership experience. She has worked in a variety of settings including inpatient, home health, and federally-qualified health centers and higher education. Gina is a Certified Registered Nurse and Corporate Compliance Officer and earned her MSN with a concentration in Leadership in Healthcare from Jacksonville University.


Annette DiPiero

Annette DiPiero
Director of Human Resources

For over 25 years, Annette has been a human resources professional. She has worked in several settings including academic medicine, physical rehabilitation and consulting. Annette holds a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Albright College in Pennsylvania and a master’s degree in Human Resources Management from the University of Houston. Annette also holds the certification of Senior Professional in Human Resources Management.

Amanda Welsh, LCSW
Director Of Clinical Services
As a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Amanda has over 9 years’ experience having worked in acute inpatient psychiatry and emergency department settings. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from Worcester State University and a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Rhode Island College. Early in her career, she discovered a passion for acute mental health. Amanda began practicing as a social worker on inpatient units and worked up to leadership positions having oversight of clinicians and operations while still providing direct patient care. She is skilled in risk assessment, crisis intervention, and bringing together the whole treatment team to produce positive patient outcomes.