Social Worker Joins Parkinson’s Disease & Movement Disorders Center

Dr. Marie Saint-Hilaire, Medical Director of the Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorder Center is pleased to welcome social worker, Allyson Litos Gormley. She recently joined the center’s team at Boston University/Boston Medical Center effective January 4th, 2010. “Having a dedicated social worker will enhance our delivery of care,” says Dr. Saint-Hilaire. Cathi Thomas, the center’s program director, welcomes this opportunity to not only provide support to our patient population but also expand much needed support to family caregivers.

Ms. Gormley’s practice will include patient and family counseling, and resource management for individuals affected by Parkinson’s disease, Huntington’s disease, and other movement disorders. She received a Bachelor of Science in Human Science and Service from the University of Rhode Island and a Master of Social Work from the Boston University School of Social Work. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker. For additional information or to schedule an appointment please call (617) 638-7747 or (617) 638-8456.

February 10, 2010
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