The Pennsylvania Society for Clinical Social Work (PSCSW) was established in 1971 to promote and advance specialization of clinical practice within the social work profession. We are an organization of clinical social workers who practice in a variety of settings including family agencies, mental health clinics, psychiatric hospitals, medical facilities, geriatric settings, schools, and private practice throughout Pennsylvania.

PSCSW Mission Statement

PSCSW Board Members

President Julie Agresta, M.Ed., MLSP, LCSW
Clinical Social Work Association Liaison Annette Deigh, MSW, LCSW
Vice-President Leslie Stickler, MSS, LCSW
Past Presidents Annette Deigh, MSW, LCSW
Patricia Isakowitz, MSW, LCSW
Leda Sportolari, LCSW
Treasurer Donald Deigh MSW
Secretary Aisha R. Shabazz MSS, MLSP, LCSW
Members At Large William N. Thompson, MSS, MLSP, LCSW
Jeuri German LCSW
Samantha Ruiz LCSW

PSCSW Committee Chairs and Program Coordinators

Education Committee Chairs* Linda Brockway, LCSW, Elizabeth Grecco, MSS, LSW
Governance Committee Chair* Meg Pope, MSS, LCSW
Literature Resources Coordinator Open
Legislative Committee Co-Chairs* Samantha Ruiz LCSW, Nikida Capasso MSW LCSW CTSP CCTP CMBSR
Membership Committee Chair* Johanna Levitt, MSS, LCSW
Development of New Professionals Committee Chair* Nikida Allen, MSW, LCSW
• Clinical Awards Program Coordinator Merin Wexler, LCSW
• Low Fee Supervision Program Coordinator Julie Moyer, MSW, LCSW
• Recent Graduate Support Program Coordinator Open
Newsletter Committee Chairs* Open
Nominating Committee Chair* Patricia Isakowitz LCSW
Technology Committee Chair* Ned Hanover, MSW, LCSW
Professional Seminars Continuing Education Committee Chair* Lisa Correale, LCSW, NCPsyA
• Clinical Book Discussion Programs Coordinator Scott Cohen, MSW, LSCW
• Bucks County Programs Coordinator Open
• CE Cosponsorship Programs Coordinator Leda Sportolari, LCSW
• Chester County Programs Coordinator
Kanjana Hartshorne, MSW, LCSW, RYT500
• Coffee & Conversations Programs Coordinator Open
• Clinical Film Discussion Group Coordinators Open
• Lancaster County Programs Coordinator Kelly Windle, LCSW, MSW
• Post Masters Programs Coordinator Leda Sportolari, LCSW
Professional Standards: Ethics & Licensing Committee Chair* Deborah Shain, MSS, LCSW, BCD
Sociocultural and Diversity Committee* Patricia Watts-Scheffel, LCSW
Symone Miller, LCSW
Special Interest Committee Chair* Kareemah Grossett, MSS, LCSW
• Agency Practice Subcommittee Coordinator Leslie Stickler, MSS, LSW
• Alternatives to Policing in Social Work Julia Lyons LSW
• LGBTQ Subcommittee Coordinator Open
• Private Practice Subcommittee Coordinator Jenny Sandler, MSW, LSW
Kaity Bushinski
• Recovery and Resilience Coordinator Open
• School Social Work Subcommittee Coordinator Open
• Social Workers of Color (SWOC) Subcommittee Coordinators Odessa Clarkson, MSW
Alva Robinson, MSSA, LSW
• Social Workers in Healthcare Subcommittee Coordinator Open
• Supervisors and Managers Coordinator Monica Gocial, LCSW
 Student Support & Membership Committee Chair* Aisha Shabazz, LCSW, MSS, MLSP

*Standing Committee Chairs are members of the PSCSW Board