Yessell Rojas, LMSW
Yessell completed her Masters in Social Work at Fordham University. She continued her training at Freeport High School facilitating girls and boys' groups as well as the Students Against Destructive
Decisions (SADD) club and provided weekly mentorship to students. She also Implemented the Resilient Scholar Program by using the DESSA as a measurement of Social Emotional
Learning (SEL) at the Urban Assembly. Yessell uses motivational interviewing, CBT, DBT, humanistic therapy and holistic therapy to connect to her clients. She meets patients where they are at and focuses on environmental changes that patients can and can’t control while also confronting their internal struggles.