CHERILYNN VELAND, LSW, MISW

MENTAL HEALTH

Cherilynn Veland, MSW, LISW has worked for 20+ years as a licensed social worker, psychotherapist, counselor, author and public speaker. Ms. Veland has helped individuals and families while working in agency settings, in in-patient psychiatric hospitals, outpatient settings, and in private practice. She has dealt with individuals struggling with domestic violence, sexual assault, mental illness, substance abuse disorders as well as people struggling with general “life stress” issues. She has worked in non profit as well as for profit industries. Ms. Veland is excited to be developing a brief treatment model for mental health access here at the Shifa Free Clinic and is excited to be joining the team as a Mental Health Advocate.