Allison Payne, LMSW


Allison is a dedicated therapist at Longleaf Recovery, bringing a wealth of personal and professional experience to the field of addiction recovery. As a person in long-term recovery, Allison understands firsthand the challenges and triumphs that come with achieving a fulfilling life free from substances. This personal journey fuels her passion for helping others find their own paths to recovery. Allison earned a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Alabama and a Master of Social Work from the University of North Alabama. This educational background, combined with her personal recovery experience, equips Allison with a unique and empathetic perspective in her therapeutic practice. Utilizing a solution-focused, person-centered therapeutic approach, Allison empowers clients to make meaningful changes to better their lives. By creating a supportive and collaborative environment, Allison helps clients develop the skills and resilience needed to overcome obstacles and achieve lasting well-being. At Longleaf Recovery, Allison is committed to guiding individuals on their journey to recovery, offering hope and support every step of the way.