Position at CCPH: Clinical Social Worker
Year joined UMass: 1983
Clinical Interests: Individual, couples and family therapy. Triage, crisis work, consultation and multicultural issues.
Education: Simmons College School of Social Work, Boston, MA .M.S.W., 1980; University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, B.A. Psychology, 1978.
Professional Experience: Many years of experience working with young adults. Clinical supervision, consultation, first generation and multicultural issues. Assistant director of outreach services in Worcester and CCPH.
Certifications/Licenses: L.I.C.S.W (MA)
More about me: I was born in the Azores and moved to eastern Massachusetts at age four. After grad school and working in central Massachusetts, I returned to my Alma mater to work at CCPH. I am fluent in Spanish and Portuguese.