LaShiona has a bachelor’s degree in social work obtained from Indiana State University. She also has a master’s degree in social work from Indiana Wesleyan University. LaShiona has experience in school-based case work, therapeutic foster care case management, and is currently a community social worker at a community health center. In July of 2020, she completed the grief facilitator training with Brooke’s Place and is now on board as a Brooke’s Place contracted therapist. Helping individuals, especially children with grief has always been something LaShiona has wanted to do. Her father died when she was 7 years old so now has the opportunity to help others heal while also sharing her story about how she dealt with grief. LaShiona loves to travel, shop, enjoy nature and spend time with her family and loved ones.
LaShiona Young, MSW