Lucky Larrosa, LCSW (she/her/ella) began her career in social service in 2015 where she was a research assistant, for Dr. Christina W. Hoven in The Child Psychiatric Epidemiology Group (CPEG), at The New York State Psychiatric Institute (NYSPI), on The Adolescent Imaging Study. She has provided treatment and evaluation to children, adults, families, immigrants and justice involved individuals in correctional, medical and school settings. Currently, Lucky works as a School Social Worker in the New York City Department of Education.
Lucky holds a Bachelor of Art from CUNY John Jay College of Criminal Justice in Forensic Psychology and a Master of Science in Social Work from Columbia University School of Social Work (CSSW). During her time at Columbia University, she was a member of The Dialectical Behavior Therapy Training Program and Lab, directed by Dr. Andre Ivanoff, and completed practicum placements with Wediko Children’s Services providing school based counseling services and Riker’s Island providing adapted Dialectical Behavior Therapy.