M. Caroline Wong, MSW

  • Lecturer, MSW Program

Caroline Wong, MSW, is the retired Senior Associate Director of the Master of Science in Social Policy Program (MSSP), current Director of SP2’s Pipeline for Promise Program, and a lecturer at the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy & Practice. She has worked as a licensed social worker for over 20 years. Her practice experience has included work with immigrants, entrants, asylees, and refugees, both in the United States and overseas through domestic abuse counseling, family counseling, and crisis intervention.

Prior to joining the University of Pennsylvania, Ms. Wong served as the Vice President and Coordinator of Counseling Services for the Nationalities Service Center, a member agency of American Council for Nationalities Services (currently Immigration and Refugee Services of America). As a senior administrative officer she provided leadership and direction to departments and programs within a community based social service agency mandated to work with immigrants, refugees, and limited/non-English speakers.

SP2 News

Faculty & Research, Global Engagement

International Experts Assemble to Examine, Investigate Public Health and Epidemics

On May 13 and 14, Jennifer Prah Ruger, PhD, and other international scholars and public health experts will assemble in...

Students from the MSSP 797 course in Havana, with instructor Azahara Palomeque

Student Life, Global Engagement

Social Issues Through a Global Lens: SP2 Students Reflect on Their Immersion Experience in Cuba

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Faculty & Research

National Survey Examines Emergency Department Management of Deliberate Self-Harm

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SP2 Student Emily Berkowitz presents at the APPAM Student Conference

Student Life

Students Present Policy Research on Housing, Immigration, Harassment

Four students from the Penn School of Social Policy & Practice (SP2) shared their research across a wide range of...

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