Health Specialty Practice Section

We are social workers in the healthcare profession that address the psychosocial components of health and mental health. Examples of areas of service: acute care, clinical work, depression, case management, pediatrics, chronic care, oncology, aging, substance abuse, advocacy, administration, rehabilitation and public health issues. 

Health Section Committee


  • Julia Winchester Buckey, PhD, ACSW –Lake Mary, FL - Chair
  • Kathleen DiGennnaro, LCSW - Pittsburgh, PA
  • Ramona Ivy, MSW, ACSW - Alexandria, VA
  • Julie Johns, ACSW, LMSW - Livonia, MI 
  • Stephanie P. Wladkowski, PhD - Ypsilanti, MI