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Naran Butler-Houck

I am the School Social Worker for Settles Bridge Elementary, and also serve Lambert High, Riverwatch Middle and Sharon Elementary. I earned my Bachelor of Arts in both Psychology and in Africana Studies from Rutgers University, and obtained my Master of Social Work degree from University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy and Practice. I am a Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) and have worked in the areas of youth mental health, children and family social welfare, HIV services and prevention, community and maternal health, and also in education. I am a native of New Jersey, and have worked in education since 2005. I was previously employed in Philadelphia School District before moving to Georgia in 2015.

I look forward to supporting the social, emotional, and academic needs of my students and families, while connecting families to resources and promoting a supportive school culture. Thank you very much for the opportunity to serve and partner with you.