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The Journey to Social Work

Hello! My name is Haley Nguyen, and I became involved with the Children’s Healing Center in June 2021. I am currently in the master’s Social Work program at Grand Valley State University. A passion of mine has always been working with children. I have worked at a daycare, volunteered at the Children’s Advocacy Center, and […]

Chicago Conference Review: Career Growth

Amanda ventured to Chicago for the Association of Pediatric Oncology Social Workers conference this summer and returned to Grand Rapids with pages of notes to share with our group! A big portion of this conference focused on establishing autonomy after a medical crisis. The “new normal” builds individual identities for the patient as well as [...]