Shaun Allen, LCSW

​Shaun Allen, LCSW is a graduate of the University of Southern California wherein she graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology and double minors in both Psychology and Public Administration with an emphasis in Health Services Administration. For Shaun it was a natural progression to pursue her Master of Social Work degree which she also received from the University of Southern California. It was there that her concentration in mental health spurred her passion for working with the disenfranchised, unserved and underserved populations.

Upon graduation, Shaun began her journey at Kedren Health starting as a therapist in Family Preservation seeing adults and children, later becoming the Director of Family Preservation. She then moved into the role as Children Outpatient and Day Treatment Director. Shaun has also served as Interim Social Services Director for Inpatient. As Director of Program Services, she has oversight over various programs including Adult Outpatient, AB-109, Outpatient Care Services, Wellness, Children’s Outpatient, Children’s Day Treatment, FSP Child/TAY, Prevention and Early Intervention, MAT, Specialized Foster Care, Family Preservation and School Mental Health. Her over 20-year tenure at Kedren is fueled by her commitment to Kedren ‘s mission and vision. She is also trained in various EBPs. Outside of being the proud pet parent to 3 fur babies, her interests lie in issues related to policy and administration, children and youth and mental health and well-being.