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Hometown: Columbia, South Carolina

Undergraduate University & Major: Palm Beach Atlantic University, Dance and Psychology

GCSW Degree Sought: MSW

Concentration: Macro with a Political Social Work Specialization

Anticipated graduation date: May 2017

Classes completed/currently enrolled: Completed first year and a half including courses such as DSM, Global Justice, Assessment, Trauma Therapy, Policy Analysis etc.

First field placement: I was an intern at Freedom Place, a residential treatment facility specifically for minor girls who are sex trafficking survivors. I have the opportunity to be involved in both the program development side as well as the clinical aspect.

Activities and/or Organizations:
– GCSW Student Ambassador
– Student Association Vice President

-Austin Legislative Program
– YoungLife for College students

Why social work?
Social Work uniquely encompasses people and policy. I am interested in the direct impact that therapy can have on an individual but also influencing policy to create sustainable change in communities.