LMSW School Social Worker
Melanie Woerner is a New York State Licensed Social Worker. She earned a master’s degree in Social Work from Fordham University School of Social Service. She received her bachelor’s degree in Human Development Family Studies from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign.
Melanie started supporting and working with families as an intern at YAI where she worked in the LifeStart Department as a service coordinator. She then moved to intern at Manhattan Star Academy where she provided counseling to students and supported the families. She now works after school at a private practice where she facilitates social skills groups for children with social learning challenges. Melanie enjoys working with MSA’s families so that their student can achieve academic success and positive social and emotional growth.