SYRACUSE, October 19, 2017 — Syracuse Community Health Center, a Federally Qualified Health Center serving the greater Syracuse area, announced that Deborah Baez, LMSW, joined Syracuse Community Health Center, Inc.. Ms. Baez will be working in our School Based Health Center located at Westside Academy at Blodgett, Syracuse, New York.
Deborah received a Bachelor of Arts in Culture and Deviance Studies, with a minor in Human Services/Counseling from John Jay College of Criminal Justice. She later received her Masters in Social Work from Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College. Most of Deborah’s career was in New York City. She provided counseling, therapy and outreach services at several diverse community based organizations, working with adults, youth and families. Two years ago Deborah relocated to Central New York, and serves as a Pastoral Counselor. Deborah is also fluent is Spanish and has basic knowledge of American Sign Language.