Marissa Fors, LMSW

Marissa Fors, LMSW, works directly with people diagnosed with breast cancer, caregivers, and other loved ones at CancerCare in New York City. As an oncology social worker, Marissa specializes in providing supportive services and resources to men and women with breast health or breast cancer-related questions or concerns. She is proud of her experience providing support services face to face, over the telephone and online in both individual and group settings. She has facilitated support groups for specific breast cancer populations including ones designed for: Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients; Men Diagnosed with Breast Cancer; and Young Adults with Breast Cancer.

Marissa earned her Master of Social Work (MSW) degree at New York University and earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Adelphi University. She has Post-Graduate trainings in Advanced Assessment and Diagnosis, Oncofertility and Clinical Supervision. She is a member of both the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and the Association of Oncology Social Work (AOSW).

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