Casey Walsh, LCSW, a doctoral student at the UT School of Social Work, is a recipient of the Stella Churchill Mullins Endowed Presidential Scholarship in Social Work. Casey is committed to enhancing psychosocial intervention efforts for adolescent and young adult oncology patients. Casey completed her MSW training at the University of Michigan School of Social Work. Following her graduate studies, Casey practiced clinical social work at Boston Children’s Hospital, providing crisis intervention and school advocacy for youth with behavioral and developmental disabilities. Casey coordinated a grant from Harvard Medical School to innovate behavioral health services in pediatric primary care. Casey has a passion for teaching and mentoring, of both social work students and medical residents. She was nominated for and awarded the ‘Employee of the Month’ at Boston Children’s Hospital for her extraordinary mentorship and teaching. Casey is a member of the social work team in the Emergency Department at Dell Children’s Medical Center. Casey is a doctoral fellow at the Institute for Collaborative Health Research and Practice at the UT Austin School of Social Work, participating in multi-disciplinary research efforts to enhance individual, family, and community health and wellness.
Pediatric behavioral health concerns and school functioning; impact of trauma and poverty on health and mental health; evidence-based interventions.
- MSW, University of Michigan
- B.A., Psychology, Ithaca College
Mailing AddressThe University of Texas
School of Social Work
1925 San Jacinto Blvd
Austin, TX 78712-0358