Samantha is a Massachusetts Licensed Certified Social Worker. She received her B.A. in Psychology and Public Health from University of Rochester and received a Master’s Degree in Social Work from Rutgers University, in which she also specialized in Alcohol and Drug Counseling. While at Rutgers, Samantha worked with adults and adolescents struggling with addiction, mental health difficulties, and incarceration. Before joining New England Academy, Samantha gained clinical experience working with adults in residential treatment settings.