Chris Shanky, M.S.W., L.I.C.S.W.

Position at CCPH: Clinical Social Worker

Years at UMass: 2008

Education: M.S.W., Wurzweiler School of Social Work, Yeshiva University, New York, N.Y.;  graduate studies in psychology, Hunter College and Long Island University, New York;  undergraduate degree, Northwestern University, Evanston, Ill.

Professional Experience: Clinic director for Child and Family Service of Pioneer Valley; Field Faculty Advisor and Adjunct Professor, Smith College School for Social Work, Northampton, MA. Experienced with a variety of populations, including extensive work with young adults and families with a wide range of cultural, racial and economic backgrounds:

Certifications/Licenses: LICSW

Memberships: National Association of Social Workers

More about me: Counseling is a journey. I appreciate having the chance to be on that journey with others. It is always a privilege to listen and bear witness.