Degrees and Certifications:
Masters of Science in Social Work University of Tennessee Knoxville
Mrs. G. McKenzie
Licensed Clinical Social Worker focused on providing individual, family and group counseling services in the school setting. Specializing in children and adolescent mental health issues such as depression, anxiety, ADHD, etc. Interested in academic work as well, and perhaps advising corporations on mental health issues.
"School social workers are there 'making sure families have basic needs met so that when their child comes to school they can just focus on what they have to do [there] and not on all of the chaos and need that they have outside of school."
~ Cristina Dobon-Claveau, Wellness and Prevention Coordinator - Sacramento, California
The LES C.A.S.E Coordinator/Social Worker will serve as an suppportive link between Lucy Elementary, home, and the community in helping students achieve academic success. Working directly with school leadership as well as students and families, providing leadership in mental health intervention, crisis management, and various other support services.
I will also help facilitate community involvement in the schools while advocating for student success.