Social Work Services
WHAT IS A SOCIAL WORKER?
Like doctors and nurses, social workers must have specialized education and training as well as a license to work in the State of Texas. Almost every social worker at Parkland has a Master's of Science Degree in Social Work.
HOW CAN A SOCIAL WORKER HELP ME?
While you are being treated for your cancer or blood disorder we can provide you with information on area agencies you can contact for possible assistance with financial and housing issues. We can also give you contact information about places you can get social and emotional support from as a cancer survivor.
You are a cancer survivor from the time you are diagnosed!
We can also help with the following concerns:
Oncology Clinic Social Worker: Karen Rizo, LMSW