Children, Adolescents and Young Adults (CAYA) Specialty Practice Section

We are social workers that help to support positive youth development. Examples of areas of service: early childhood; physical, emotional and behavior disorders; life transitions through young adulthood. 

CAYA Section Committee

  • Tabitha D. Kelly, LCSW, CPM - Arlington, VA - Chair
  • Holly Bishop, LICSW - Easthampton, MA
  • Bette J. Freedson, LICSW, LCSW, CGP -
    South Berwick, ME
  • Delores Hunter, LCSW - Hillburn, NY
  • Ruby Gourdine,DSW,  LICSW, LCSW -
    Washington, DC


  • Stephanie Grover, MSW - Boise, ID 

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