Position at CCPH: Clinical Social Worker
First Year at UMass: 2009
Clinical Interests: Brief solution-focused therapy, crisis intervention and suicide prevention, grief counseling, integrating technology into treatment.
Education: M.S.W., Smith School for Social Work, Northampton, MA, 2010; B.A., University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, 2005.
Professional Experience: Crisis Supervisor, BHN, Westfield, MA 2014 - 2015; Crisis Clinician, Carson Center, Westfield, MA 2013 - 2014; Research Project Assistant, UMass, Amherst, MA 2012 – 2013; Associate Clinician, UMass, Amherst, MA 2011 - 2012; Post-Graduate Fellow, UMass, Amherst, MA 2010 - 2011; Social Work Intern, UMass, Amherst, MA 2009 - 2010; Social Work Intern, Baystate Franklin Medical Center, Greenfield, MA 2008 - 2009; Supervisor at ART Program, Providence Hospital, Holyoke, MA 2008 - 2010; Mental Health Counselor at ART Program, Providence Hospital, Holyoke, MA 2006-2008; Counselor, Brightside for Families and Children, Holyoke, MA 2005 - 2006.
Certifications/Licenses: Licensed Independent Clinical Social Worker (LICSW).
Memberships: National Association of Social Workers.
More about: I’m a former Computer Science major and often accused by my co-workers of being a practical joker. My life has changed a lot since my wife and I adopted two wonderful kids, and spending time with them is a highlight of every day.