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Nancy Rhoads, MSW, LICSW

Professional Summary

Nancy Rhoads, LICSW, has over 30 years of experience working with children in education and community-based settings. Through providing services to children and families in both home and school settings, Nancy has extensive experience supporting families who have experienced a range of challenges including complex trauma. Programmatically, Nancy has provided supervision to Interns, Clinicians, Non-clinical providers, and Supervisors. In addition to developing and managing community-based programs, Nancy participated in the development of the In-home Therapy Practice Profile, Young Adult Peer Mentoring Practice Profile, and was a reviewer for the Massachusetts Practice Review. For 18 years, Nancy also served as a Special Education Surrogate Parent for children placed in out-of-home settings. Appointed to the Arlington Human Rights Commission for 11 years, during Nancy’s 3 years as Chair she focused on strengthening, formalizing, and building relationships between Town stakeholders.


  • Behavioral Health
  • Children, Youth & Families
  • Clinical Interventions & Practice
  • Person-Centered Care
  • Supervision
  • Team Development
  • Trauma & Violence

Training Specialties

  • Curriculum Development
  • Instruction / Delivery