JENNY IS ON THE FRONTLINE OF TREATING THE MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS HAPPENING WITH ADOLESCENTS SINCE THE PANDEMIC AND QUARANTINE. EVEN THOUGH JENNY'S CASELOAD HAS DOUBLED, SHE NEVER COMPLAINS AND MEETS EVERYONE AND EVERYTHING WITH A SMILE
Viva Babe Jenny makes time to do what matters, lifting the lives of teenagers and serving underserved youth!
Jenny is a social worker in New York City and was nominated by her colleague and friend, Viva Babe Jamali. Jamali says, “Jenny is a mother to two active elementary-aged sons, wife, daughter, aunt, friend, and an angel on earth. Jenny has dedicated her professional life to helping high school students socially, emotionally, and academically. She provides therapy to high school students with various mental health diagnoses. Since the pandemic started, Jenny's caseload of students who need mental health services has more than doubled. Jenny is on the frontline of treating the mental health crisis happening with adolescents since the pandemic and quarantine. Even though Jenny's caseload has doubled, she never complains and meets everyone and everything with a smile.”
“Jenny continuously perseveres in the face of what seems like scary and impossible situations", Jamali says. "She is a SHERO to everyone around her and it would be magnificent for her to be given to for a change.”
Yes! Jenny, we are grateful for your heroism, strength, and ridiculously awesome dedication!