Katie is a student therapist at the Depression and Anxiety Specialty Clinic of Chicago. She is in her second year at University of Chicago’s School of Social Service Administration earning her Masters in Social Work. She received her undergraduate degree from Hobart and William Smith Colleges. She then went on to work in hospitality and senior home care. It was while working with a diverse population of caregivers in the senior home care space that she realized she wanted to work as a therapist.
Mrs. Delfino completed her first year graduate clinical internship with Chicago Public Schools for a network office that oversaw 18 different schools in the Belmont & Austin neighborhoods in Chicago’s west side. There she had a caseload of students ranging from pre-K through 8th grade, offering counseling as well as developing and implementing behavior plans.