Morgan Ritacco, LICSW, LCSW is the high school division social worker at The Lab School of Washington for nearly a decade. The Lab School, a private nonprofit school in DC, specializes in educating students who are diagnosed with language-based learning differences. Ms. Ritacco also serves as the Director of The Lower School Summer Program and maintains an outpatient practice providing individual therapy to children, adolescents, and families. Ms. Ritacco supervises MSW students from CSSW and The University of Maryland.
Prior to The Lab School, Ms. Ritacco worked in a community-based mental health organization providing trauma focused crisis intervention services to children and families in the Washington, DC region. She also worked in schools providing services to students diagnosed with emotional disabilities.
A native to Florida, Ms. Ritacco earned her BSW and MSW from The Florida State University with a focus in Child Welfare. Ms. Ritacco moved to the Washington, DC region in 2008 and currently lives with her husband and two sons in Virginia. Morgan joined CSSW as an Associate in 2019. She has also been an Adjunct Instructor at Wilmington University since 2016.