Alethea Best, LMSW
Alethea Best, LMSW, is a RAPP Coordinator at Day One. During the academic year she implements the Relationship Abuse Prevention Program at the South Shore Complex, which includes: trauma-informed counseling, educational workshops for students, parents and staff, and the development of a peer leadership program to promote healthy relationships in the school community. In the summer months, Alethea plans and facilitates an intensive peer leadership training program where young people gain knowledge and skills to be supportive peers and agents of social change in the movement to end intimate partner violence.
Alethea is passionate about working with young people and has committed the majority of her career thus far striving to ensure that young people stay engaged in programming and feel a connection and purpose within the work.