David Hickey, MSW Intern
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What is your favorite restaurant?
La Fiesta in the Mt. Greenwood area of Chicago.
What do your weekends look like?
My weekends are either nonstop doing different activities with my family or staying home and relaxing! In the fall they are usually nonstop trying to get all the fun Halloween decorations up, visiting different pumpkin patches, and spending as much time outside with my children before it gets too cold.
David is a dedicated and compassionate master-level social work intern on track to graduate in April 2024. His unwavering commitment to improving the lives of individuals, especially those who have experienced trauma, has been the driving force behind his career in social work. David’s deep passion for this field is evident through his experience and his desire to create positive change.
David firmly believes that everyone deserves the opportunity to heal and rebuild their lives regardless of their past experiences. He wants to ensure that his clients receive the support, understanding, and empathy they need to embark on their journey toward recovery and healing.
David excels in empowering individuals and families to take control of their lives and access the resources necessary for their well-being. His client centered approach ensures that each person he works with is treated with respect, dignity, and personalized care. David’s ability to forge meaningful connections with his clients fosters trust and paves the way for healing and growth. He is committed to staying current with the latest research and seeks opportunities for professional development and training to enhance his skills and knowledge. His dedication to lifelong learning ensures that he can provide the highest level of support to those he serves.