about Dr. Griffin

 "Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them." - Dalai Lama

As a psychologist, Dr. Griffin has dedicated her work to helping others and striving always to do no harm. She values and respects the collaborative, confidential nature of the relationship between psychologist and client, and she believes that bringing hope and healing to those who are hurting is a privilege.  She is experienced in working with a diverse population of children, adolescents, and adults from all walks of life. Dr. Griffin enjoys everything that being a psychologist has to offer including providing therapy, conducting psychological testing, developing workshops and trainings, supervising psychology interns and externs, and consulting with other health professionals.

Fusion Psychological and Consulting Services is the realized dream of Alysia Griffin, Psy.D. who found her passion in psychology 15 years ago while working for the U.S. Government. Dr. Griffin obtained her Doctorate of Psychology from the American School of Professional Psychology at Argosy University, Washington, D.C. in 2013. She became an independently licensed psychologist in the State of Maryland in 2015. Nearly all of her predoctoral and postdoctoral training and employment has occurred in private practice settings in the Washington, D.C. and Baltimore metropolitan areas.

Dr. Griffin is a member of the American Psychological Association, Maryland Psychological Association, and the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies.