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Friday, November 6, 2020 | 2:30 - 4 pm

The USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work, in partnership with Student Org, is hosting its Trojan Community Open House on Friday, November 6 from 2:30 pm to 4 pm PT. 

During this virtual event, you will have the opportunity to participate in virtual breakout groups where you can network with alumni and students and learn about new social work and nursing job opportunities. 

Your Next Steps

  1. Sign Up to Attend the Open House

  2. Sign Up for Dworak-Peck Connect (if you do not already have an account). Make sure your profile is up-to-date. Each employer has a profile on DPC where you will be able to follow up with them after the event with any questions you might have.
  3. Do your research on the organizations and come prepared to ask any questions you may have.

The full list of employment opportunities with links will be sent out to those that sign up early in the week of Nov. 2.

Participating Employers

Alba-Walker Life Strategies
    Patricia Alba, MSW ‘06 and Todd Walker
        Licensed Partner, Panorama City, CA
Department of Psychiatry, Keck School of Medicine of USC
    Gretchen Heidemann
        Special Project Manager, Los Angeles, CA
        Full-time Licensed Therapists, Los Angeles, CA 
Homeless Health Care Los Angeles
    JoAnn Hemstreet, MSW ‘11
        Client Engagement Specialist , Los Angeles, CA 
Providence Saint John's Health Center
    Gail Gutierrez, MSW`01
        Bilingual (Spanish) School-based Therapist Mental, Santa Monica, CA
        Outpatient Therapist, Santa Monica, CA
The Salvation Army USA Western Territorial Headquarters
    Christopher Doughty, MSW ‘13
        Client Management Systems Administrator, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
        Divisional Pathway of Hope Coordinator, Sacramento, CA    
The Salvation Army California South Division
    Jessika Rosenberg 
        Case Manager, Los Angeles, CA
        Program Coordinator, Los Angeles, CA
        Social Service Assistant,  Los Angeles, CA
        Client Aide, Los Angeles, CA
Orangewood Foundation
    Joy Corpora
        Supervisor, CSEC Programs, Santa Ana, CA
        Resource Family (Foster Family)Recruiter and Trainer, Santa Ana, CA
        Resource Family (Foster Family) Social Work Supervisor, Santa Ana, CA
Sacramento County Behavioral Health Services
    Mary Nakamura, MSW ‘94
        Senior Mental Health Counselor (Licensed), Sacramento, CA
        Health Program Manager, Sacramento, CA
        Mental Health Program Coordinator, Sacramento, CA
Safe Harbor: Trauma Recovery Center (TRC) | Harbor-UCLA Medical Center    
    Sumala Haque, MSW ‘17 and Christina Porras
            Medical Case Worker, Torrance, CA
            Clinical Social Worker, Torrance, CA
SCHARP: Southern California Health & Rehabilitation Program
    Miles Davis
        Mental Health Clinician-Full Service Partnership, Lynwood, CA 
Seneca Family of Agencies
    Armando Abrego 
        Awake Overnight Crisis Clinician, Oxnard, CA 
        Crisis Residential Clinician, Oxnard, CA 
        Bilingual Mental Health Therapist, Lake Forest, CA
        Placement Clinician, San Jose, CA 
        Crisis Registered Nurse (RN), Oxnard, CA 
        Part-Time Crisis Registered Nurse (RN), Oxnard, CA
Step up on Second
    Monae Dale, MSW ‘17
        Service Coordinator II, Los Angeles, CA
        Program Manager, Los Angeles, CA
        Lead Service Coordinator II/III, Los Angeles, CA

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