Samuel Higgerson is a second year social work graduate student with a concentration in Health/Mental Health. In the Spring 2014, Samuel graduated cum laude with his bachelor’s degree in Psychology and a minor in Sociology. His interests include school social work and clinical social work with families.
During the 2014-2015 school year Samuel completed his yearlong practicum at Carruthers Elementary school in Murphysboro Illinois. Currently, his internship is at Perry County Memorial Hospital Counseling Center in Perryville Missouri. Upon graduation, Samuel would like to receive his LCSW. He looks forward to utilizing the knowledge gained from the fellowship to best help the people he will be fortunate enough to serve.