Alirio H. Guerrero, LMSW, is the Director of Preventive Services at Children’s Aid Society, where he oversees preventive services for at-risk families. He works with clients on risk reduction so that children can stay with their families in their own homes.
Mr. Guerrero earned his Bachelor’s in Social Work from Rutgers University, and his MSW from Rutgers Graduate School of Social Work. Before earnings his MSW, he served as a child abuse investigator and adolescent case specialist for New Jersey DYFS. After relocating to New York City, he served as program supervisor for a Lower East Side community-based organization, where he provided advocacy and other services for immigrant families facing child abuse issues.
Mr. Guerrero maintains a private practice in Manhattan and in Montclair, NJ, and specializes in family therapy with bi-racial, bi-cultural families. He received a certification in Family Therapy after completing a five year externship at New York’s Ackerman Institute for the Family.