Jessica Cates-Bristol, MSW
Title: School Based Mental Health Therapist- 10 month
Education: Masters of Social Work degree from the University of Maryland
Prior to Mary's Center, Ms. Cates-Bristol worked with various community-based organizations in DC, and managed programs in Sub-Saharan African working to empower youth. She finds strength in the following quote by Maya Angelou, “You may not think you can reach it. Climb anyway. You may not think you'll be heard. Speak anyway. You may not think you can change things. Try anyway."