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Mrs. Samantha Portnoy LCSWA

Hello. My name is Samantha Portnoy and I am the School Social Worker for Rocky River Elementary School. I have been practing Social Work with children and families since 2009. I believe that every child has the potential to learn, the capacity for change and the ability to grow and develop a sense of purpose and belonging in his or her community. As a School Social Worker I can provide:

*Parent outreach  * Parent education   *Individual and group counseling *Community resources  *Case management  *Family outreach 

*Crisis Intervention/response   *Attendance monitoring/intervention   *Homeless education support/ McKinney Vento

Please reach out with any questions or concerns you have and have a great year!

Contact:   704-260-6300

               Cell: 704-794-2902