Degrees and Certifications:
B.A. Psychology: Brevard College MSW, Clinical Concentration: University of New England
Samantha Portnoy, LCSWA
Hello. My name is Samantha Portnoy and I am the School Social Worker for W.R. Odell Primary, Odell Elementary and Car A. Furr Elementary Schools. 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 managament *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!
Monday: Odell Primary, Tuesday: Odell Elementary, Wednesday: Furr, Thursday: Odell Elementary, Friday: Office/admin