Ciera T. McIntosh, DSW, LCSW currently works full-time as a school social worker in Houston, Texas. She has been a social worker for over 10 years. She graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor’s in Psychology and a Master’s in Social Work. She graduated with her Doctorate of Social Work from Tulane University. She is also a Tulane 34 award recipient. Dr. McIntosh has served as a CPS investigator, an inpatient mental health social worker, a social services director and she has 7 years of experience as a hospice social worker. Her areas of interest are: grief, school social work and adolescent development.